Lucas Tamayose

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

• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.2

• SPORTS: Football, wrestling, judo

• FAMILY: Sandi Tamayose of Haiku

• ACTIVITIES: Enjoying the outdoors, Maui Ryukyu Group

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying forestry at Western Oregon University

• SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy most about being an athlete is sharing the same passion and love for the sport with other athletes on the field or on the mat. … Being an athlete has taught me to never give up even when the going gets tough.”

* 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.