School: West Lee Middle

Hometown: Sanford, NC

Roots: Guatemala

Alonso Hernandez Velasquez

Alonso is an honest and down-to-earth student. He is quick to clarify or help his peers understand something if they express that they are confused. He enjoys playing soccer and football and hopes to win a scholarship to play soccer in college. As for his future plans, Alonso hopes to attend North Carolina State University to become an engineer.