PHOTO: Bill Quinterro, Anthony Quinterro, Hayate Yoshida & Mona Quinterro (courtesy of Tony Schwall)
Hayate Yoshida stepped off an airplane into Sacramento International Airport on Sept. 29, ready to start 10th grade as a Japanese exchange student at River City High School.
He’s being hosted by Bill and Mona Quinterro.
Hayate enjoys playing tennis and soccer, and listening to music, reports Tony Schwall, a member of the Centennial Rotary Club, which is sponsoring his stay. Hayate is from the Hokkaido prefecture, on a northern island of Japan.
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 26, 2011
Support local journalism: subscribe to the News-Ledger. You can even get the first two months as a free trial if you live in West Sac! Send your name & mailing address to: email@example.com (offer open to new subscribers with mailing addresses in West Sacramento ZIP codes 95691 & 95605).