Tribune-Herald Athlete of the Week: Lacey Uchida

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    Waiakea's Lacey Uchida.

Lacey Uchida • golf

Uchida is a two-time honoree in this space, and she still hasn’t started her sophomore year at Waiakea.


In addition to featuring impeccable timing, she’s also handy with her clubs.

Uchida qualified for mainland golf tournaments on consecutive days last week at Waikoloa, sharing medalist honors at the Aloha PGA Championship along the way.

5 questions

Favorite TV shot: The Flash

Favorite sports team: The Titans

Favorite club in golf bag: Putter


Favorite sports moment: Qualifying for the junior world championships

Favorite spot on the Big Island: Kahuku Ranch, Lauhala beach site