Shaun White wins Vert in the 2007 Panasonic Open

The crossover is now official for Shaun White: he won today’sSkateboard Vert competition at the 2007 AST Dew Tour’s Panasonic Open. The Flying Tomatodefied the odds and defied the haters, and he managed to take outdefending 2x AST Dew Tour champ Bucky Lasek in front of his hometown.

Keep checking back for our Vert Slideshow, but for now, congratulationsto skateboarding’s newest assassin Mr. White.