by Kevin Healey/Heat

Utica City FC defeated the Harrisburg Heat 9-5 on Saturday afternoon in Utica, New York. With the result, Utica improves to 2-1 for the season and Harrisburg drops to 0-2.

Utica City was led by Tim Goldman with three goals and Nilton Andrade with a pair of goals. Additional scorers for Utica were Nate Bourdeau, Cristian Segura, Joey Tavernese and Steven Fernandez. Andrew Coughlin had nine saves in the win.

Harrisburg Heat had five different players who recorded goals in the loss. They were Malcolm Harris, Raphael Araujo, Dominic Francis, Elton de Oliveira and Ty Hall. In his first game in the nets, Chase Vosvick had fifteen saves.

The Harrisburg Heat return home on Saturday evening at the Equine Arena in the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex. Saturday evening’s game will be against the Baltimore Blast. Game time is 7:05 PM. For ticket information go to www.harrisburgheat.com or contact kevin@harrisburgheat.com.