Austin Peters

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

• Kamehameha Schools Maui / Grade 12

• GPA: 4.0 (AP biology, physics, calculus; Psychology 100, Sociology 100, English 100, Math 115)

• SPORTS: Basketball, volleyball

• FAMILY: Karla and Angus Peters of Wailuku

• ACTIVITIES: HHSAA Student Advisory Council, National Honor Society, Student Government, Peer Mediation, KSM Letterman’s Club

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying finance or engineering at Stanford or UC Berkeley

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me the importance of hard work and discipline. I know that I will need this to overcome adversity and be successful for the rest of my life.”

* 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.