On Saturday, March 3 the USIU-Africa kickboxing team clinched 1st position with 5 Gold and 5 Silver after beating four teams (Kenya Police, Takids, Best Kickers and Nakuru Club) in the Kenya Kick Boxing Federation Championship.
Victor Njuma, Collins Muriuki, Gregory Mendel, George Maina, Annadif Alfattan, Kennedy Odhiambo, Uche Ongaro, Kintu Declan, Wilson Chege, Nicholas Odhiambo, Ian Mugo, Edward Owino Brian Nyore and Peter Njuguna are set to travel to Cameroon to represent the university in the Africa Kick Boxing Championship that will be held in Yaunde, Cameroon on Sunday, March 25.
The men’s hockey team beat Daystar University 4-0 and Jomo Kenyatta University of Technology (JKUAT) 1-0, in the ongoing Kenya University Sports Association (KUSA) League on Saturday, March 3 and Sunday, March 4 respectively. Meanwhile, their female counterparts beat JKUAT 1-0 in the same league.
The men’s team will travel to Kenyatta University to play against their host and JKUAT, while the ladies team travel to Maseno for the KUSA Women Championship League this coming weekend.
The ladies’ volleyball team beat Gretsa University 3-0 but lost to Kenyatta university by a similar margin (0-3) in the ongoing KUSA league. This qualifies them to compete in the KUSA Women Championship League that will take place in Maseno this weekend.
The men’s basketball team recorded an unmatched victory by beating Daystar University 20-0 and JKUAT 39-21 in the KUSA League that took place in JKUAT on Saturday, March 3. The team is set to play against Daystar University on March 11 at Kenyatta University. Their colleagues thrashed Kenyatta University (Ruiru) 30- 19 but lost narrowly to Kenyatta University (Main Campus) 19-22.
The men’s team will play Daystar University at Kenyatta University as the ladies’ team travel to Maseno for the KUSA Women Championship league this weekend.
HANDBALL AND SOCCER
The men’s handball team beat Daystar University 32-23 on Saturday, March 3 at JKUAT in the KUSA League. The ladies’ soccer team lost to JKUAT 3-0 in KUSA, however, they qualified to play in the KUSA Women Championship League scheduled for Saturday, March 10 and Sunday, March 11 in Maseno.
- Written by Victor Mshindi