CJ Hamasaki

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

CJ Hamasaki

• Kamehameha Schools Maui / Grade 12

• GPA: 3.427

• SPORTS: Football, paddling, track and field

• FAMILY: Cy and Dana Hamasaki of Wailuku

• ACTIVITIES: Hawaiian Ensemble, working with kids at Word of Life Christian Center, hula

• FUTURE PLANS: Studying engineering in college

• SPORTS LESSONS: “As an athlete, I enjoy being able to compete and bond with my teammates. … Being an athlete taught me that nothing in life comes easy. There will always be failure, but the actions we do after that failure will determine whether or not we succeed.”

* Sports Spotlight students are selected by school administrators and athletic officials from Maui County high schools and these profiles are compiled by the advertising department of The Maui News. Alexander & Baldwin makes a $200 donation in honor of each student athlete to their high school’s athletic fund. Each school year, 84 students are recognized.


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