LUCA PADUA, MAVERICKS’ YOUNGEST REGULAR: CATCHING UP WITH HALF MOON BAY’S 15-YEAR-OLD WUNDERKIND

NOVEMBER 28, 2017 BY MATTHEW B. SHAW It wouldn’t be inaccurate to call El Granada-based big wave charger Luca Padua a homebody. While the stocky goofy foot is a consistent standout in the lineups of Half Moon Bay, Padua’s surf excursions don’t often lead him to venture beyond the limits of San Mateo County–namely because, at just