Sports Updates - November10, 2023
By Lynn Mwangi
On November 5, USIU-Africa hosted the Kenya Universities Sports Association (KUSA) league volleyball matches where the women's volleyball team took on their formidable opponents from Kenyatta University (KU). The atmosphere was exciting and spectators were treated to a thrilling display of volleyball prowess.
The results for the ladies' match were as follows:
- Set 1: USIU-Africa 14 - 25 KU
- Set 2: USIU-Africa 26 - 24 KU
- Set 3: USIU-Africa 14 - 24 KU
- Set 4: USIU-Africa 25 - 21 KU
- Set 5: USIU-Africa 3 - 15 KU
The match proved to be a rollercoaster of emotions, with both teams demonstrating incredible skill and determination. Kenyatta University ultimately clinched the victory with a final score of 3-2, but the women's team displayed outstanding sportsmanship and fought valiantly in every set.
In the men's category, the team faced off against the formidable Mama Ngina University College team, setting the stage for an intense and thrilling match. The athleticism and competitive spirit on display were truly remarkable. The results for the men's game were as follows:
- Set 1: USIU-Africa 25 - 16 Mama Ngina University College
- Set 2: USIU-Africa 19 - 25 Mama Ngina University College
- Set 3: USIU-Africa 16 - 25 Mama Ngina University College
- Set 4: USIU-Africa 23 - 25 Mama Ngina University College
Mama Ngina University College emerged as the victors with a final score of 3-1, showcasing their exceptional performance throughout the match. The men's team exhibited tremendous skills and sportsmanship, and despite their efforts, they faced a formidable opponent.