Jake Ballesteros

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

• Lanai High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.2 (English 100)

• SPORTS: Wrestling, cross country, golf

• FAMILY: Francis and Violeta Ballesteros of Lanai City

• ACTIVITIES: Lettermans Club, Leo Club, hunting, fishing, camping

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying civil engineering at a Mainland college

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has not only taught me how to be a leader, it has also taught me how to be a responsible, respectful, self-driven athlete who is able to deal with difficult situations.”

* 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.


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