Latvia’s champion HK Mogo commits Rudolf Kalvitis, who returns to his native country.

The 25-year-old defender has been in the USA for 10 years. Already at the age of 15 he played from 2009-10 for „Shattuck St. Mary’s Midget“. Overall, Kalvitis was six seasons active for this club, reached during this time three times the play-offs. After that, he played for the „Valley Jr. Warriors“, also in his first season in the play-offs.

In the meantime he was nominated only for the Latvian U17, U18 and U20 national team, he also played in two U18’s, and one U20 World Championships. After two years at the Warriors, he went to the juniors of the „Nashville Jr. Predators“ for the 2014-15 season. After he spent four years with the „Aurora Univ“ team. His past and fourth season ended with 17 points (5G / 12A), and also reached the play-offs.

Rudolf Kalvitis now returns to his home country, Champion HK Mogo.