A Close-up look at Maui County's High School Athletes presented by Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.
• Maui High School / Grade 12
• GPA: 3.8 (AP statistics, European history)
• SPORTS: Cross country, track and field
• FAMILY: Patrick and Gina Hakola of Kihei
• ACTIVITIES: Calisthenics Club, going to the beach
• FUTURE PLANS: Studying business or carpentry at a West Coast college
• SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy most about being an athlete is the quality time spent with my friends because it makes the entirety of the sport better. Also, it gives me challenges, both mentally and physically, that I would not have found anywhere else in life.”
* 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.