Sandis Zolmanis, the master of assist, has an impressive experience for a 22 year old.
The new hockey club Kurbads player started playing hockey in Valmiera hockey school, after that he played in Sweden and had several well spent seasons in North American USHL and NAHL leagues, in Soo Eagles he was the second best player, scoring 13 goals and 38 assists in 56 games.
In the past season, Sandis returned to Latvia and played in top league team ‘‘Zemgale/LLU’’. Last year, Sandis joined Latvian vice champions- ice hockey club Kurbads.
In the past season, Sandis scored 9 goals and 33 assists in 28 games. In playoffs, he scored one goal and one assist in four games.
Sandis organises shift, he is very attentive at providing scoring chances to his teammates. He is fast and ware on ice. He likes to use power play, as is common in North American ice hockey.