Stasia Kaahanui

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

• Molokai High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 2.97

• SPORTS: Volleyball

• FAMILY: Samson and Claudette Kaahaanui of Hoolehua

• ACTIVITIES: MEPO, working out, horse riding, kayaking, writing

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying sports medicine at an Arizona or California college.

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me to learn from failure. It also taught me sacrifice is worth it for what you love, and to challenge yourself when you set your goals. It taught me how to be a leader.”

* 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.