A Close-up look at Maui County's High School Athletes presented by Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.
• Baldwin High School / Grade 12
• GPA: 3.4 (AP English literature and composition, European history)
• SPORTS: Cross country
• FAMILY: Cassie Chavez of Wailuku and Jesse Begley of Pukalani
• ACTIVITIES: Book Club, marching band
• FUTURE PLANS: Studying fashion design at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising
• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me how to build both mental and physical endurance and perseverance. Learning how to build those qualities during a race has helped me to apply them in other aspects of my 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.