Sports briefs — Sept. 14, 2018

Published Sep 14, 2018 at 4:00pm

Utica City FC signs forward Jelovac

UTICA — Utica City FC has signed forward Božidar Jelovac for the 2018-19 season.

Per team and league policies, terms of the agreements were not disclosed.

Jelovac recorded 26 points last season (13-13-26) in 22 games with the Syracuse Silver Knights.

The Belgrade, Serbia, native has appeared in 124 career games between the MASL and MISL, totaling 56 goals and 54 assists.

The 6-foot-3, 195-pound forward signed with the Syracuse Silver Knights in 2012 and was a team captain from 2015 to 2017

Prior to joining the Silver Knights, Jelovac played at the University at Albany for four years, where he was co-captain and MVP of the team. Jelovac led the Great Danes in scoring and was named to the America East All-Conference Men’s Soccer Second Team in 2010.