A Close-up look at Maui County's High School Athletes presented by Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.
• Maui Preparatory Academy / Grade 10
• GPA: 3.8
• SPORTS: Basketball, cross country
• FAMILY: Steve and Elizabeth Triplett of Lahaina
• ACTIVITIES: Surfing, cliff jumping
• FUTURE PLANS: Studying astronomy or sports management in college
• SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete has definitely taught me how to deal with adversity as well as how to be the best competitor I can be. However, I think the most valuable thing I have learned from being an athlete is how I should carry myself both on and off the court.”
* 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.