Haile Evangelista

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

Haile Evangelista

• Maui High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.6 (AP calculus, English; Psychology 100)

• SPORTS: Paddling, track and field, bowling, soccer

• FAMILY: Edward and Susannah Evangelista of Kahului

• ACTIVITIES: Na Kai Ewalu Canoe Club, Maui Paddling Hui volunteer

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying photography at Western Washington University

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me sportsmanship, discipline and leadership. I have learned sports offers more than just competition, it gave me the opportunity to develop life skills and an appreciation for others.”

* 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.