Jovan Zeljkovic
Jovan Zeljkovic

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Banja Luka, Bosnia

High School:
CSC Grammar School

Last College:
Southern Miss

Height:
6-2

Experience:
TR


08/08/2013

NIU Named to ITA's All-Academic Team; Three Huskies on All-Scholar Team

Huskies finished the year with 3.23 cumulative GPA

04/30/2013

Three Huskies Garner All-MAC Honors

Amir and Lagerlof named first team, Cadieux second team

04/14/2013

Men's Tennis Rallies Back at Toledo, 6-1

The win evens the Huskies conference record, 2-2

04/13/2013

Huskies Edged by Titans in Detorit, 4-2

NIU was within striking distance of the win

04/11/2013

Huskies to Take on Titans and Rockets on the Road

NIU will face Toledo Sunday for its second-to-last MAC contest

Overall singles (2012-13): 13-18 (.419)
Overall singles (2013-14):
20-8 (.714)
Total: 33-26 (.559)

Overall doubles (2012-13):
13-15 (.464)
Overall doubles (2013-14):
16-11 (.592)
Total: 29-26 (.527)

2013-14 SEASON:
Showed a lot of improvement in his second year at NIU, finishing with 36 combined victories on the year ... Went 20-8 in singles, anchoring at No. 4 matches with a 10-5 in those affaris ... Also played at No. 3 and 5 ... Took both the Mid-American Conference Singles Player and Doubles Team of the Week awards in one instances (Mar. 28) ... Played his doubles matches with Matt Lynch as they went 16-11 together.

2013 SPRING:
Finished the spring with a 7-15 singles record ... Was 10-10 in doubles play ... Posted a 6-4 record with doubles partner Frederic Cadieux at No. 3 ... Closed the MAC regular season with a 2-2 singles and doubles record against conference foes ... Had a 3-2 record at the No. 6 position during the season ... Also posted two wins apiece at the No. 4 and No. 5 positions, respectively ... Played to a 1-1 mark in doubles play at the Mid-American Conference Championship with Axel Lagerlof, winning their match at No. 2 in the final versus Western Michigan (VanderPloeg/Cahn), 8-6 (April 27).

2012 FALL:
Opened Huskie career with a solid 6-3 mark in singles play ... Carried a 3-5 mark in doubles play ... Lost in flight championship match at the River Forest Collegiate to Belmont's Fernando Mussolini, 6-3, 6-4 (Sept. 16) ... Bounced back a week later with the flight championship at the Drake Invitational (Sept. 21-22) ... Posted a 1-1 mark at the Tom Fallon Invitational, defeating Ken Sabacinski (Notre Dame), 4-6, 6-1, 10-4 (Oct. 7).

2011-12 (SOUTHERN MISS):

Finished the season 13-13, including a 5-3 record in the fall ... Was 2-2 in Conference USA matches ... Earned two wins at Nos. 4 and 6 ... Held a 4-8 register at No. 5 in the spring season ... Won two matches in doubles play and was 2-7 overall (1-4 in duals).

2010-11 SEASON (SOUTHERN MISS):
Was 3-16 overall in singles play including a 2-7 mark at the No. 3 spot ... Earned first career conference victory over ECU's Stian Tvedt (4/2) ... Was 5-13 in doubles competition with a five-match winning streak at the No. 2 spot with teammate Paulo Alvarado that spanned the month of March.

CSC GRAMMAR SCHOOL:
Prepped at the CSC Grammar School in Banja Luka ... Was a Bosnian Champion in the 12,14 and 16 age groups.

PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS:
Son of Nenad and Radosavka Zeljkovic ... Plans to major in accounting ... Would to like to earn a doctorate degree