USIU-Africa is back in the game
After almost one and a half years outside the pitch, our sports teams are back in the game, and have participated in various games in and outside Kenya over the past few weekends.
In the Kenya Universities Sports Association (KUSA) University league, the men’s basketball team beat Mount Kenya University (MKU) 79-33 on Saturday October 2, while their female counterparts lost 31-35 to Daystar University in the same league which took place at MKU Thika campus.
On Saturday October 9, the men’s basketball team beat Daystar University 70-26 while the ladies’ basketball team won 41-37 against MKU. In soccer, the men’s team lost 0-4 to Gretsa University.
In other matches, the men’s hockey team narrowly won 1-0 against Park Road Hockey Club in the two-day JKUAT 2nd Edition Tournament which was organized and hosted by Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology (JKUAT).
The men’s rugby team were ranked 5th in Africa after beating JKUAT 19-17 in the King of Rugby 7’s Federation of Africa Universities (FASU) Championship that took place in Makerere University-Uganda from October 8-10. Over 10 universities from across Africa participated in the games.