Video: Sophomore shows off yo-yo skills

Matthew Samson, Video Staffer

Sophomore Maxx Shearod, the founder and owner of the yo-yo company Galactic Throws, used to regularly compete in international yo-yo competitions. He is currently ranked fourth in Texas and was once ranked second nationally in his age group. The yo-yo in this video is Galactic Throws’ second prototype of the “Blue Moon” yo-yo.