Evan Elsasser

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

• Seabury Hall / Grade 12

• GPA: 4.0 (AP statistics, environmental science, Spanish)

• SPORTS: Water polo, soccer

• FAMILY: Alecia and Ed Elsasser of Paia

• ACTIVITIES: Student Council spirit committee, Hawaii Animal Rescue Foundation volunteer

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying nursing in college

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me how when I dedicate myself to something and work hard, I can do way more than I ever thought I could. It has also taught me that family isn’t just blood related, and that the bonds we make playing sports is irreplaceable.”

* 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.