Michael Kalalau

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

• Kamehameha Schools Maui / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.88 (AP physics; ICS 101 and 110)

• SPORTS: Football, basketball, track and field

• FAMILY: Michael and Pua Kalalau of Kahului

• ACTIVITIES: Academic Decathlon, Student Government, Lettermans Club, Japanese Club

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying mechanical engineering at the United States Naval Academy

• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me to never give up on myself and team. I have also learned to trust myself and my teammates. We play together as one, win or lose, we do it together.”

* 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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