KAANAPALI - Jake Ryan and Leslie Viloria Garo are the king and queen of this year's Lahainaluna High School's Junior Prom Court.
The prom will be held at the Sheraton Maui Resort on Saturday. Doors will open to the public for the coronation at 5:45 p.m., with the ceremony commencing at 6:15 p.m. It will be standing room only for the public, while ticket holders will receive reserved seating.
Ryan is the son of Kay Ryan of Lahaina and Jessie Ibanez of Kihei. Viloria Garo is the daughter of Beverlie Viloria Garo of Lahaina.
The Lahainaluna High School Junior Prom Court includes King Jake Ryan and Queen Leslie Viloria Garo.
Photo by Photography by Irvin
Court princesses are: Tori Ayudan, Irish Barlaan, Mehana Chang, Kanoelani Delatori, Junna Gazmen, Amanda Matsuda, Jina Miyamoto and Jenina Misay Pascua.
Princes are: Mark Alamon, Tyler Bartolome, Francisco Jimenez-Salgado, John Paul Jose, Tytus Lucas, Giovani Perez, Blake Ramelb and Jun Wone.
The court will dance to the prom theme "This I Promise You," by 'N Sync.
The king and queen will dance to "Beautiful" from Disney's Cinderella, which is sung by Jim Brickman and Wayne Brady.
Marella Galace, along with Gazmen, are the prom co-chairpersons.
Jenevieve Sarian is junior class president, and Kulani Akahi is the class adviser.
Student Activities Coordinator Art Fillazar is the director of the coronation ceremony and prom court choreographer.