His score of 91.40 put him 1.2 points ahead of Christian Haller, meaning White will go last in Saturday's final.
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Also making the final were Olympic bronze medalist Scotty Lago and Danny Davis, who is coming off multiple injuries but is one of the few riders to beat White in the last four years.
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