Rick Ogata a card-carrying member for Big Island baseball

Quintin Torres-Costa

Kolten Wong

Kean Wong

Micah Bello

Rick Ogata, left, caught up with Kolten Wong when the major leaguer returned to Kamehameha in 2016. His baseball card collection includes, from top left clockwise, Kolten Wong, Kean Wong, Quintin Torres-Costa and Micah Bello. (Rick Ogata/Courtesy Photo)

If you’ve been to a basketball or volleyball game in Hilo town in the past 10-plus years, you might have seen Rick Ogata. He’s either standing rigidly, kneeling on one knee or sitting on a movable stool with cameras in hand.