Danielle Jefferies

* Maui Prep / Grade 12

* GPA: 3.8 (AP history, AP literature)

* SPORTS: Swimming, cross country

* FAMILY: Colleen and Stuart Jefferies of Kihei

* ACTIVITIES: Special Olympics volunteer; surfing, baking

* FUTURE PLANS: Studying sports medicine at the University of Arizona

* SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy the most about being an athlete is that feeling you get when you know you have worked as hard as you could and know that it will be worth it in the end.”