A Close-up look at Maui County's High School Athletes presented by Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.
• Haleakala Waldorf School / Grade 10
• GPA: 3.9
• SPORTS: Basketball, surfing
• FAMILY: Anne and David Wertheim of Haiku
• ACTIVITIES: Beach clean-ups, fishing
• FUTURE PLANS: Attending college
• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has taught me how to work well with other people. And it has showed me a way to let go of my emotions and be myself. … What I enjoy most about being an athlete is having a structure to my day, something after school that I can look foward to. I also enjoy working together with my team to get stronger mentally and physically.”
* 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.