Veronica Winham

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

• Seabury Hall / Grade 11

• GPA: 3.8 (AP U.S. history)

• SPORTS: Cross country, track, swimming

• FAMILY: Michele and Scott Winham of Pukalani

• ACTIVITIES: Interact Club, Best Buddies, Unified Sports, Tedx Youth

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying journalism at Columbia University or NYU

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has allowed me to meet so many wonderful people from other schools and has taught me the value of working hard and of being on a team. I enjoy the opportunity to better myself as an athlete and as a person through my sports.”

* 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.