Kolten Kaha Wong is a Major League Baseball second baseman for the Milwaukee Brewers in the United States.
Previously, he was a member of the St. Louis Cardinals. In 2013, he made his MLB debut. Wong hits with his left hand and throws with his right.
He is the older brother of Kean and Kiani Wong.
Meet Kean Wong
Kean Keanu Wong is a second baseman with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in Major League Baseball.
Wong was drafted in the fourth round of the 2013 MLB draft by the Tampa Bay Rays, and he made his MLB debut with them in 2019.
Wong graduated from Hilo’s Waiakea High School. He is committed to play baseball for the University of Hawaii in college. Wong was drafted in the fourth round of the 2013 MLB draft by the Tampa Bay Rays.
He received a $400,000 signing bonus when he joined the Rays. After signing, he spent 46 games with the Gulf Coast Rays of the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League, hitting .328/.377/.390 with 22 RBIs.
Wong batted .306 with two home runs and 24 RBIs in 106 games with the Bowling Green Hot Rods of the Class A Midwest League in 2014.
In 2015, he was promoted to the Charlotte Stone Crabs, where he had a .274 batting average, one home run, 36 RBIs, and 15 stolen bases in 103 games.
Meet Kiani Wong
Kiani Wong is an English major who was born in Hilo, Hawaii. She has two brothers, one elder and one younger.
Kolten Wong, a former UH baseball standout who was drafted first overall by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2011 Major League Baseball draft, is Kiani’s older brother.
Kiani Wong was born in Hilo, Hawaii, to Keala and Kaha Wong. She graduated from Kamehameha Schools Hawai’i in Kea’au in 2012.
In softball, she received four varsity letters. Kiani Wong was a key part of the Warriors’ three conference titles.
During her high school career, she received numerous honors, including Division II Player of the Year in 2010, all-state honorable mention in 2010, and all-conference honors in 2010 and 2012.
Her batting average in her senior year was .419.