Maui High School Grade 12
GPA: 3.3 (AP art history)
SPORTS: Cross country, soccer, track and field
Lyssa Tiare K. Freitas
FAMILY: Julie and Craig Miyagawa of Kahului, Emmitt Freitas of Waikapu
ACTIVITIES: Student trainer, volunteer at Wailuku Elementary Library and kindergarten
Future Plans: Studying elementary education at the University of Hawaii
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.
SPORTS LESSONS: "Being an athlete has taught me how to balance homework and working out. Sports gave me the discipline to achieve my goals in the classroom as well as on the field.''