Maris Laksa Leaves Providence Men's Basketball Team To Pursue Professional Career

    Feb. 24, 2004

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- It was announced today that Providence College senior forward Maris Laksa (Ventspils, Latvia) has left the men's basketball team to play professional basketball in Slovania. Laksa intends on returning to Providence College in the summer to finish his degree requirements.

    Laksa played in 12 games this season and averaged 1.8 points per game and 0.3 rebounds.