• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12
• GPA: 4.0 (AP psychology, calculus, English, Spanish)
• SPORTS: Water polo, swimming, surfing, bowling
• FAMILY: Charles and Gloria Buckingham of Haiku
• ACTIVITIES: ASKK, Best Buddies, Spanish Club, going to the beach, hiking
• FUTURE PLANS: Attending college in California or the East Coast
• SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy most about being an athlete is being part of a team!! You struggle together and you win together (hopefully). Plus, I befriend and get to know other kids that I normally would not know.”
* 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.