A Close-up look at Maui County's High School Athletes presented by Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.
• Molokai High School Grade 12
• GPA: 4.136 (AP calculus, chemistry, English literature, U.S. history)
• SPORT: Swimming
• FAMILY: Hano and Tanya Naehu of Kaunakakai
• ACTIVITIES: Leo Club, HOSA, Vex Robotics, playing music
• FUTURE PLANS: Studying music at a California college
• SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy about being an athlete is the intense training and getting into shape. However, what I enjoy most is seeing my hard work and dedication pay off. … Being an athlete has taught me patience and perseverance. I learned it takes time to get good and that you should never give up.”
* 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.