Elijah Oliveira-Kalalau

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

• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.1

• SPORTS: Football, wrestling, volleyball

• FAMILY: Jasmine Oliveira and Hoku Kalalau of Hana

• ACTIVITIES: Boarders Chorus, hunting, working out

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying fire science at Eastern Washington University

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me how to overcome obstacles in life. It has also taught me how to withstand pressure because sometimes you will be having rough days and you just need to keep your head up high.”

* 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.


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