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Ice Hockey in Latvia

Ice Hockey in Latvia is governed by the Latvian Ice Hockey Federation. Latvia has been a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1992. Latvia Men’s national team made their International debut in 1932, while the Women and Junior teams made their debuts in 1992 & 1962. Both Men and Junior teams took part in Winter Spartakiad Games . This page shows the history of the Men’s, Women & Junior national teams.


Men’s National Team

IIHF Member May 6th, 1992
Homepage Latvijas Hokeja Federacjia
Facebook Latvijas Hokeja Federācija
Games Played 554
Wins 261 Losses 259 Ties 34
Longest Winning Streak (9) Nov 15th, 1992-Mar 15th, 1993
Longest Unbeaten Streak (16) Nov 15th, 1992-Sept 1st, 1993
Longest Losing Streak (11) Feb 16th-May 1st, 2018
Home Games 138 Away Games 416
Goals For 1836 Goals Against 1542
Most Games Rodrigo Lavins (230) Most Points Leonīds Tambijevs (150)
First Game Played February 27th, 1932 – 3-0 win over Armenia
Biggest Win 35-0 over Armenian SSR March 10th, 1962
Biggest Loss 14-0 to Canada January 20th, 1935
Latvia vs Others
Games Played 36
Wins 10 Losses 25 Ties 1
Home Games 6 Away Games 30
Goals For 112 Goals Against 154
Click here for Latvia Men All Time Results

ROSTER
GK #31 Gustavs Grigals – Alaska Fairbanks University (USA)
GK #50 Kristers Gudļevskis – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
GK #30 Elvis Merzlikins – HC Lugano (SUI)
DEF #26 Uvis Balinskis – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
DEF #27 Oskars Cibuļskis – HK Hradec Kralove (CZE)

DEF #29 Ralfs Freibergs – Berani Zlin (CZE)
DEF #32 Artūrs Kulda – Severstal Cherepovets (RUS)
DEF #58 Guntis Galviņš  – HC Ocelari Trinec (CZE)
DEF #11 Kristaps Sotnieks – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
DEF #77 Kristaps Zīle – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
FW #18 Rodrigo Ābols – Örebro HK (SWE)
FW #21 Rūdolfs Balcers – Ottawa Senators (CAN)
FW #95Oskars Batņa – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
FW #23 Theodoer Blugers – Pittsburgh Penguins (USA)
FW #14 Rihards Bukarts – Dusseldorf EG (GER)
FW #71 Roberts Bukarts – HC Sparta Praha (CZE)
FW #10 Lauris Dārziņš – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
FW #17 Mārtiņš Dzierkals – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
FW #49 Emīls Ģēģeris – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
FW #70 Miks Indrašis – Dynamo Moscow (RUS)
FW #91 Ronalds Ķēniņš – Lausanne HC (SUI)
FW #12 Rihards Marenis – Dynamo Riga (LAT)
FW #87 Gints Meija – Dynamo Riga (LAT)

HC Bob Hartley
Updated (05/09/19)

Women’s National Team

IIHF Member May 6th, 1992
Homepage Latvijas Hokeja Federacjia
Facebook Latvijas Hokeja federācija
Games Played 168
Wins 64 Losses 98 Ties 6
Longest Winning Streak (9) Sept 4th, 2008-Apr 9th, 2011
Longest Unbeaten Streak (9) Sept 4th, 2008-Apr 9th, 2011
Longest Losing Streak (11) Mar 28th, 2012-Apr 13th, 2013
Home Games 61 Away Games 107
Goals For 418 Goals Against 530
Most Games Inese Geca-Miljone (143) Most Points Iveta Koka (156)
First Game Played November 1st,1992 – 3-0 loss to Ukraine
Biggest Win 39-0 over Bulgaria September 5th, 2008
Biggest Loss 17-0 to Finland March 24th,1995
Latvia vs Others
Games Played 6
Wins 4 Losses 2 Ties 0
Home Games 0 Away Games 6
Goals For 18 Goals Against 11
Click here for Latvia Women All Time Results

ROSTER
GK #1 Kristiana Apsite – Laima Riga (LAT)
GK #20 Evija Tētiņa – Laima Riga (LAT)

DEF #13 Aija Apsite – Laima Riga (LAT)
DEF #7 Anna Kublina – SHK Pārdaugava Lauvas (LAT)
DEF #8 Sarma Ozmena – Minnesota Blue Js (USA)
DEF #12 Eliza Plata – SHK Pārdaugava Lauvas (LAT)
DEF #15 Kate Sabine Rubīna – LNL Riga (LAT
DEF #17 Beate Zagare – Laima Riga (LAT)
FW #11 Ilona Abola – Laima Riga (LAT)
FW #6 Karīna Aņisimova – Odense IK (DEN)
FW #9 Zane Kronberga – Laima Riga (LAT)

FW #18 Ivita Krumina – Laima Riga (LAT)
FW #2 Baiba Krume – Laima Riga (LAT)
FW #19 Katrina Anna Lagzdiņa – Lethbridge Jr. Eagles (CAN)

FW #3 Julija Mihejenko – SHK Pārdaugava Lauvas (LAT)
FW #21 Līga Miljone – University of Maine (LAT)
FW #22 Ieva Pētersone – SHK Pārdaugava Lauvas (LAT)
FW #16 Karīna Šilajāne – Laima Riga (LAT)
FW #24 Māra Trēziņa – SHK Pārdaugava Lauvas (LAT)
FW #14 Kitija Voitkevica – Laima Riga (LAT)

HC Miks Golubovičs
Updated (04/05/19)

Junior U20 National Team

IIHF Member May 6th, 1992
Homepage Latvijas Hokeja Federacjia
Facebook Latvijas Hokeja Federacija
Games Played 229
Wins 125 Losses 96 Ties 8
Longest Winning Streak (11) 2014-2015
Longest Unbeaten Streak (11) 2014-2015
Longest Losing Streak (11) 2017
Home Games 46 Away Games 183
Goals For 932 Goals Against 696
Most Games Alekandrs Nizivijs (24) Most Points Alekandrs Nizivijs (45)
First Game Played March 6th,1962 – 11-4 loss to Belorussian SSR
Biggest Win 47-1 over Greece November 10th,1992
Biggest Loss 16-0 to Canada December 26th, 2009
Latvia vs Others
Games Played 20
Wins 8 Losses 11 Ties 1
Home Games 10 Away Games 10
Goals For 80 Goals Against 84
Click here for Latvia U20 All Time Results

ROSTER
GK #20 Niklāvs Rauza – HK Rīga (LAT)
GK #1 Jānis Voris – Northern Cyclones (USA)

DEF #14 Arvils Bergmanis – HK Rīga (LAT)
DEF #9 Harijs Brants  – HK Rīga (LAT)
DEF #2 Renārs Kārkls – HK Rīga (LAT)
DEF #24 Niks Krollis – New Hampshire Monarchs (USA)
DEF #26 Ernests Ošenieks – HK Rīga (LAT)
DEF #6 Patriks Ozols – HK Lido (LAT)
DEF #5 Sandis Smons – Geneve Servette U20 (SUI)
FW #19 Raivis Kristians Ansons – HS Riga (LAT)
FW #12 Daniels Bērziņš – Dynmao Rīga (LAT)
FW #18 Renārs Cipruss – HK Riga (LAT)
FW #21 Deniss Fjodorovs – HK Rīga (LAT)
FW #13 Emīls Ģēģeris – Dynmao Rīga (LAT)
FW #16 Viktors Jašunovs – AIK Stockholm U20 (SWE)
FW #7 Patriks Marcinkēvičs – Kolner EC U20 (FER)

FW #17 Rihards Melnalksnis – SCL Tigers Langnau (SUI)
FW #22 Gustavs Millers – HK Rīga (LAT)
FW #11 Rūdolfs Polcs – HK Rīga (LAT)
FW #8 Kristaps Skrastins – HS Riga (LAT)
FW #10 Deniss Smirnovs –  Geneve Servette U20 (SUI)
FW #3 Jānis Vīzbelis – Connecticut Jr. Rangers (USA)

HC Kārlis Zirnis
Updated (12/06/18)