Kenya’s Basketball Queens Kaya Tiwi pulled a perfect performance to stun Rwanda’s Ste Bernadette in girls basketball as the East Africa School games entered day 2 this morning. The Kenyans showed intent of winning the game early on by taking a 14-08 lead in the first quarter.
In the second quarter, the Rwandese moved so close but still lost by a single point to finish the quarter at 09-10 in favour of Kaya Tiwi. Kaya Tiwi got the going tough in tge second half; drawing 11-11 in quarter three and losing 07-09 in the last quarter. Kaya Tiwi finished the game at 42-37.
Coach Philip Onyango exuded confidence that his team will have a podium finish this year. In their outing last year, they finished third.
In the other match, played concurrently at St. Constantine, St. Mary’s Kitende from Uganda were too hot for their compatriots Nabisunsa; stunning them 71-48.
In netball, Buddo Secondary defeated St. Noa 45-42 in a closely contested all Ugandan match. The games entered day three tomorrow with mouth watering clashes on the offing.
Here are the results from today’s matches:
Day 2 Collated Results
1). St. Noa(Ug) 42 vs 45 Buddo SS(Ug)
2). Kaya Tiwi(Ke) 50 vs 19 Kilindi(Tz)
3). Makongo(Tz) 52 vs 30 Misungwi(Tz)
4). Ngando(Ug) 64 vs 42 St. Mary’s Kitende(Ug)
1). Kakamega(Ke) 46 vs 00 Kangaru (Ke)
2). Dagoretti (Ke) 60 vs 00 Ntaare School (Ug)
3). St. Mary’s Kisubi (Ug) 05 vs 15 Namilyango College (Ug)
1). St. Cecilia Misikhu (Ke) 03 vs 00 Nyamira Girls (Ke)
2). Old Kampala (Ug) 02 vs 01 Bweranyange(Ug)
1). Nyakach (Ke) 2 vs 1 Arch Bishop Njenga(Ke)
2). Mukono High (Ug) 0 vs 1 St. Noa (Ug)
3). Kawempe muslim ( Ug) 4 vs 0 Remera Rukoma(Rw)
4). Kibasila (Tz) 0 vs 2 Alliance High (Tz)
1). Buddo SS (Ug) 3 vs 0 Stahiza(Ug)
2). Jinja SS(Ug) 0 vs 0 LDK (Rw)
3). Alliance High (Tz) 2 vs 0 Vwawa (Tz)