Sports Spotlight

Mikayla Tsutsui

• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.037 (AP chemistry, literature and composition) • SPORT: Softball • FAMILY: Shan and Lyndelle Tsutsui of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: Student Council, National Honor Society, Key Club • FUTURE PLANS: Studying chemistry in college • ...

Kalan Birnie

• Seabury Hall / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.39 (AP calculus, environmental science) • SPORTS: Volleyball, soccer • FAMILY: Katie Schulenberg of Waikapu and Alan Birnie of Kihei • ACTIVITIES: Student Council, Philosophy Club, NFL Debate Club, TedxYouth, theatre • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Nevan Watanabe

• Kamehameha Schools Maui / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.922 (English 100, Psychology 100, Statistics 115) • SPORTS: Baseball, football • FAMILY: Mercy and Ray Watanabe of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: Peer Mediation, National Honor Society, Letterman’s Club, Interact Club • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Makena Dougherty

• Seabury Hall / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.6 (AP statistics, environmental science) • SPORTS: Soccer, basketball • FAMILY: Allison and Robert Dougherty of Makawao • ACTIVITIES: Debate Club, Lettermans Club, Rotary Club, Maui United Soccer Club • SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy ...

Kulia Kiyumi Fernandez

• Kamehameha Schools Maui / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.8 (AP physics) • SPORTS: Water polo, swimming • FAMILY: Cyndi and Thomas Fernandez Jr. of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Student government, National Honor Society, HOSA, Teens Under Construction, Hawaiian Ensemble • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Joseph Sigrah

• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.0 • SPORTS: Basketball, volleyball • FAMILY: Candice Pule at Haiku • ACTIVITIES: Exercising, staying healthy • FUTURE PLANS: Studying physiology/biology/kinesiology at Warner Pacific University or University of Oregon • ...

Demytri Dameg

• Lanai High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 2.84 • SPORTS: Wrestling, cross country • FAMILY: Alma and Delfin Dameg of Lanai City • ACTIVITIES: L-Club, weightlifting, hunting, fishing and diving • FUTURE PLANS: Studying diesel mechanics at Honolulu Community College • SPORTS ...

Harmony-Sanoe Gonsalves-Cosma

• Hana High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.5 • SPORTS: Volleyball, softball • FAMILY: Tracy Gonsalves and Melody Cosma-Gonsalves of Hana • ACTIVITIES: National Honor Society, St. Mary Catholic Parish • FUTURE PLANS: Studying early childhood education and Hawaiian studies at ...

Colleen Sakuma

• Lanai High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.741 (AP computer science; ENG 100, PSY 100, FSN 185, ICS 101, ART 101) • SPORTS: Cross country, cheerleading, tennis • FAMILY: Warren and Carmelita Sakuma of Lanai City • ACTIVITIES: Leo Club, L-Club, piano, church • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Napono Lecker-Tolentino

• Hana High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 2.8 • SPORTS: Volleyball,basketball, football • FAMILY: Kimo Tolentino and Leilani Lecker-Tolentino of Hana • ACTIVITIES: Fishing, hunting, building and construction • FUTURE PLANS: Studying EMT or fire science at Kapiolani or Hawaii ...

Pono Murray

• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.3 • SPORT: Volleyball • FAMILY: Leimomi and Derek Murray of Lahaina • ACTIVITIES: Boy Scouts of America, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, hula, going to the beach • FUTURE PLANS: Studying art at Brigham Young ...

Nadia Augustiro

• Molokai High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.3 (AP calculus) • SPORTS: Basketball, softball • FAMILY: Patrick Augustiro and Elizabeth Coleman of Kaunakakai • ACTIVITIES: Hunting, fishing, diving • FUTURE PLANS: Studying animal science and wildlife and fishery biology and ...

Taylor Asio

• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.8 • SPORT: Softball • FAMILY: Robert and Raelene Asio of Lahaina • ACTIVITIES: Academy of Hospitality and Tourism, Health Occupations Students of America, Hawaii Pearls Maui Softball, Lahaina Tutor Program • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Sebastian Naehu-Ramos

• 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 ...

Caleb Soo Hoo

• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.023 (AP English, European history, calculus) • SPORTS: Soccer, cross country, track and field • FAMILY: Tom and Vicki Soo Hoo of Kula • ACTIVITIES: National Honor Society, Aloha Club, Model United Nations • FUTURE PLANS: Studying ...

Erica Sawczynec

• Kihei Charter School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.5 (running start student at University of Hawaii Maui College) • SPORTS: Water polo, swimming • FAMILY: Nicholas and Debra Sawczynec of Kihei • ACTIVITIES: Research project (Determining the Ages and Distances of Open Clusters), Hawaii ...

Nicole Matsui

• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.078 (AP literature and composition, chemistry) • SPORT: Tennis • FAMILY: Miles and Ruby Matsui of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Aloha Club vice president, National Honor Society, Class of 2017 Graduation Committee, student government, playing ...

Ian Micah Miguel

• Kihei Charter School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.5 • SPORTS: Football, track and field, baseball, cross country, canoe paddling • FAMILY: Redolyn and Claron Miguel of Kihei • ACTIVITIES: Kihei Charter Christian Club, Maui Evangelical Church Emerge Youth Ministry • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Jarred Lunes

• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.2 (AP government, calculus, literature) • SPORTS: Track and field • FAMILY: Millie Guillermo and Jarlo Lunes of Lahaina • ACTIVITIES: HOSA, Big Brothers Big Sisters, paddling, reading, writing, video games • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Sasha Shepherd

• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.6 (AP statistics, psychology) • SPORTS: Basketball, softball, track and field • FAMILY: Shan Shepherd of Makawao • ACTIVITIES: Student government, Key Club, going to the beach • FUTURE PLANS: Studying nursing at Boise State ...