* King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12
* GPA: 3.7
* SPORTS: Basketball, volleyball
* FAMILY: Sonia Patao of Makawao and Paul Tavares of Paia
* ACTIVITIES: Christian club, Grad Committee
* FUTURE PLANS: Studying oncology nursing at Chaminade University
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 be humble and dedicated. If you want to excel in what you're doing, you need to block everything else out, have the right mindset and give it your max effort."