Junior – Newbury Park High School
James likes spinning toys. His favorite spinning toy, the yoyo, has been a central focus for him since he started in sixth grade. He has left California on numerous occasions to compete in state, regional, and national-level competitions and has even judged some smaller tournaments. James is also chasing the Full IB diploma at NPHS and writes for his school newspaper, the Panther Prowler. On the side, James likes to play strategic card games, read up on the news, and watch funny videos on YouTube.