Tihanee Freitas

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

• Maui High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.5 (AP European history, world history)

• SPORTS: Soccer, cross country, track and field

• FAMILY: Emmitt Freitas and Juanita Alipio of Wailuku

• ACTIVITIES: Volunteering as a student athletic trainer, lifting weights, eating!

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying kinesiology and exercise science at University of Hawaii at Hilo

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me to always be humble in my failures and successes. Sports has taught me that my body is capable of accomplishing so much more.”

* 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.