A Close-up look at Maui County's High School Athletes presented by Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.
• Lanai High School / Grade 12
• GPA: 3.3 (AP computer science)
• SPORTS: Volleyball, basketball, cross country
• FAMILY: Leopoldo and Heydemeida Valdez of Lanai City
• ACTIVITIES: L-Club, Leo Club, Student Council, ASLH student body president, church choir
• FUTURE PLANS: Studying kinesiology and health sciences at a four-year university
• SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy about being an athlete is all the unforgettable memories made during games, trips and practice, and also the unbreakable bonds between the teams and coaches.”
* 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.