Edel Mark Alvarez

A Close-up look at Maui County's High School Athletes presented by Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.

Edel Mark Alvarez

• Molokai High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.929 (AP calculus, biology)

• SPORTS: Basketball, track and field

• FAMILY: Edgar and Eloisa Alvarez of Kualapuu

• ACTIVITIES: Leadership, Equality, Opportunity Club; Multiculture Club; Health Occupations Students of America

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying nursing at Minot (N.D.) State

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Competition challenged me to work hard. Being an athlete taught me the importance of commitment. I made it a habit to remind myself that I have a job which is a full commitment in maintaining my grades, personal tasks and to the team.”

* Sports Spotlight students are selected by athletic officials from Maui County high schools and these profiles are compiled by the sports department of The Maui News. The Alexander & Baldwin Foundation makes a $200 donation in honor of each student athlete to their high school’s athletic fund.