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Skyler Sands

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

• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12

• GPA: 4.143 (AP statistics, design, English, psychology)

• SPORTS: Paddling

• FAMILY: Rachael and Will Sands of Haiku

• ACTIVITIES: Outdoor exploration, ocean activities

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying marine biology in college

• SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy most about being an athlete is the excitement and exhilaration of doing well and trying your hardest. … Being an athlete has taught me leadership, team work, mental strength and pushing myself to the limits.”

* 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.