Rainbow disconnect: With Trapasso’s exit at UH, Big Isle baseball loses backer

  • Star-Advertiser file photo Hawaii head coach Mike Trapasso prior to a game between the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors and the Hawaii-Hilo Vulcans played on Friday, February 07, 2020 at Les Murakami Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Mike Trapasso and Kaha Wong had a productive symbiotic relationship, one that changed the direction of UH-Manoa’s baseball program and opened the door for Big Island kids to play Division I ball.