Nick Vierra

* Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12

* GPA: 3.6

* SPORTS: Basketball, cross country

* FAMILY: Stella Akers of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Kalani Vierra of Lahaina

* ACTIVITIES: Aloha club, Academy of Hospitality and Tourism, EA Sports Maui Invitational ball boy.

* FUTURE PLANS: Attend University of Hawaii or Arizona State University.

* SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy the most about being an athlete is the camaraderie, team values and the special bonds you make during the season. Being an athlete has taught me the value of overcoming adversity.