Sports Spotlight

Robert Mawae

• Molokai High School / Grade 11 • GPA: 3.25 (AP English) • SPORTS: Cross country • FAMILY: Clare Mawae of Kaunakakai • ACTIVITIES: Leo Club, HOSA, MEPO, Multi-cultural Club, Youth in Motion volunteer • FUTURE PLANS: Attending the Air Force Academy • SPORTS LESSONS: “What ...

Hailee-Adrianna Sanchez

• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.0 (AP English, European history) • SPORTS: Soccer, cross country, track and field • FAMILY: Estrelita Antes of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: HOSA, Interact Club, Student Athletic Director • FUTURE PLANS: Studying pre-med at a California ...

Taye Mowat

• Molokai High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.4 (early college courses) • SPORTS: Volleyball, wrestling, track and field • FAMILY: Laree and Hawaiiloa Mowat of Kapaakea • ACTIVITIES: Leo Club, singing • FUTURE PLANS: Studying early childhood and special education at Whitman ...

Kia‘i Molina

• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.8 (AP English, literature) • SPORTS: Football, track and field • FAMILY: Keola and Monique Gomes of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: FCCLA, reading, creative writing • FUTURE PLANS: Studying criminal justice at Indiana University • SPORTS ...

Alexander Fahland

• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.7 (AP calculus, environmental science, psychology) • SPORTS: Surfing, cross country • FAMILY: Alison and Randy Fahland of Haiku and Kihei • ACTIVITIES: Bodyboarding, cliff jumping • FUTURE PLANS: Attending college • ...

Bryana Yoshida

• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.6 • SPORTS: Softball, volleyball • FAMILY: Krystal Chong • ACTIVITIES: Upward Bound, Student Council, Spanish Club • FUTURE PLANS: Going to college out of state • SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy most about being an athlete is ...

Kalena Vaivai

• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.0 • SPORTS: Volleyball, water polo • FAMILY: Kanani Adolpho and Kevin Vaivai of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Going to the beach, playing volleyball and family time • FUTURE PLANS: Studying sports medicine at Utah State • ...

Malachi Semo

• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.9 (AP physics, literature and composition, European history) • SPORTS: Cross country, soccer • FAMILY: Mickey and Mitzi Semo of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: Boy Scouts • FUTURE PLANS: Studying physics at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical ...

Michael Tyler Bates

• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.4 • SPORTS: Wrestling • FAMILY: Michael and Joanne Bates of Lahaina • ACTIVITIES: Helping out with Lahaina Roughnecks wrestling • FUTURE PLANS: Studying architecture at an Oregon or California college • SPORTS LESSONS: ...

Cassidy Matsuda

• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.095 (AP English, world history, calculus) • SPORTS: Cross country, soccer • FAMILY: Mark and Gwyn Matsuda of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Student government, Key Club, DECA, National Honor Society, Athletic Council • FUTURE PLANS: Studying ...

Tayler Peligrino-Hayase

• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.2 • SPORTS: Wrestling, cheerleading • FAMILY: Jonelle Watson and Jason Hayase of Lahaina • ACTIVITIES: Fellowship of Christian Athletes Club, Academy of Hospitality and Tourism • FUTURE PLANS: Studying criminology at a ...

Aidan Vigneux

• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.8 (English 100, AP English) • SPORTS: Baseball, bowling, surfing • FAMILY: Duey and Stephanie Vigneux of Kihei • ACTIVITIES: Volunteer coach at Hitters Paradise, working out and hanging out with family and friends • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Cobby Carino

• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.5 (AP European history, English, physics) • SPORTS: Air riflery • FAMILY: Lorena and Mannette Carino of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: J-Club, Key Club, volunteering at Maui Food Bank • FUTURE PLANS: Studying aerospace engineering in ...

Lexi Mae Pruse

• Kamehameha Schools Maui / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.794 (English 100) • SPORTS: Cheerleading • FAMILY: Craig and Dikki Pruse of Makawao • ACTIVITIES: Ola Na Iwi, National Honor Society • FUTURE PLANS: Studying nursing at the Univeristy of Hawaii at Manoa • SPORTS LESSONS: ...

Stasia Kaahanui

• Molokai High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 2.97 • SPORTS: Volleyball • FAMILY: Samson and Claudette Kaahaanui of Hoolehua • ACTIVITIES: MEPO, working out, horse riding, kayaking, writing • FUTURE PLANS: Studying sports medicine at an Arizona or California college. • ...

Cy Ornellas

• Kamehameha Schools Maui / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.9 (AP biology) • SPORTS: Soccer, cross country • FAMILY: Myles and Candyce Ornellas of Kula • ACTIVITIES: National Honor Society, Health Occupations of America. • FUTURE PLANS: Studying medicine at Pacific University. • ...

Jasye Lalim-Rillon

• Molokai High School / Grade 12 • SPORTS: Football, wrestling • FAMILY: Jesus Rillon of Kualapu’u Molokai • ACTIVITIES: Fishing, farming, hunting, cleaning beaches • FUTURE PLANS: Undecided • SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me how to commit and finish ...

Alyssa Riglos

• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.089 (AP calulus, English, chemistry., physics) • SPORTS: Bowling • FAMILY: Janiu and Juanito Riglos of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: Taking care of animals, reading • FUTURE PLANS: Studying biology or pre-med in college. • SPORTS ...

Juliana Andrade

• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.16 (AP literature and composition, physics) • SPORTS: Paddling, bowling • FAMILY: Patricia and Claudio Andrade of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: Key Club, FCCLA, going to the beach, spending time with friends and family • FUTURE PLANS: Studying ...

Ikaika Viela

• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.8 (AP world history, biology, U.S. government, calulus) • SPORTS: Football, paddling • FAMILY: Laurie Tihada of Lahaina and Chad Viela of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: Tutoring, student council • FUTURE PLANS: Studying engineering in ...