Marijampolė’s Sūduva-Mantinga, which is preparing for the start of the 7bet-NKL season, has been strengthened. Justas Nausėdas Suvalkija’s team, which lost at least a month, added Lukas Aukštikalnis to its composition.
|Place of birth:||Panevėžys, Lithuania|
The defender last played in Lithuania in 2019, when he defended the honor of Pasvalys’ Milk Stars. From 2012 to 2018 Aukštikalnis represented Panevėžys Lietkabelius with a half-season break.
Later, Panevėžys tasted the legionnaire’s bread in the Spanish second league Huesca club and in the French third league Andrezieux-Boutheon team, where he recorded 9.8 points.
In its best season LKL with Šiauliai city team shirt in 2017. he scored 9.6 points, rebounded 3.3 balls and looks after 1.3 assists.
Sūduva-Mantinga also announced that five young Marijampoleans had joined the teams: Augustas Merkys, Ainoras Rapolavičius, Airidas Luckus, Matas Dabulevičius and Mantas Babarskis.