(Calgary, AB, Canada) Slovenian born Maj Tavcar has returned home, inking his first professional hockey contract with HDD SIJ Acroni Jesenice of the AlpsHL.
“In the next season, I want the greatest possible team and individual progress. I hope to develop as well as possible as a player and thus help the team. I like that I already know a lot of guys and I know that they are great players with a huge desire to succeed, so I look forward to working hard with them and the staff, with the great support of the fans.”
Maj Tavcar made his first hockey steps in his hometown of Kranj. He mostly played in the Triglav jersey in all age categories. Years ago, as a loan player in the EBYSL league, he played for the Slavija Junior team . For the past two seasons, he has been partially tested in the lower North American Youth League, NCDC, where he was a member of the Boston Jr. team. Bruins in Utica Jr. Comets. At the end of last season, he again wore the jersey of the Carniolan Eagles. He was a permanent member of the youth and youth national team of Slovenia. In 2017, he won a gold medal in Bled SP I Division B group up to 18 years , two years later he achieved the same success with young lynx up to 20 years at SP I Division Group B in Poland.
ONE TEAM, ONE HEART!