Tucson teen wins gold at X Games 2018

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A 17-year-old Tucson native won a gold medal at X Games in Minneapolis Friday, July 20.

During his debut at the action sports competition, Liam Pace won the Next X Skateboard Park contest.

Pace is a recent graduate of Tucson High School. In the fall, he will study aerospace engineering at the University of Arizona.

See Pace's winning run below:

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David Kelly contributed to this story.