Ethan Bediamol

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

• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.8 (AP psychology, statistics)

• SPORTS: Basketball

• FAMILY: Claire and Billy Bediamol of Haiku

• ACTIVITIES: Playing basketball, surfing

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying kinesiology at San Diego State University

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being competitive is what I enjoy about being an athlete. The intensity and excitement of a big game is always fun. … Being an athlete has taught me to be a leader at all times. If the team is up or down, the leader needs to be present.”

* 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.