At Ka’u, winning isn’t everything: Lopez took holistic approach to coaching Trojans girls basketball

Under the watchful eye of coach Cy Lopez, Ka'u's Heidi Vidal looks to make a move against Hilo High during the 2020 BIIF basketball season. It was likely Lopez's last after nine seasons at the helm of the Trojans. (Rick Ogata/Courtesy Photo)

Usually when you inherit a program coming off a winless season, the words “big shoes” and “fill” aren’t part of the deal.