Nemostars Relish Rwandese Experience


buy geneva;”>The culprits were Muzinga of Burundi who lost 3-0 (25-19, 25-15, 25-20) and local rivals KAVC who surrendered their lead to lose 1-3 (25-21, 22-25, 22-25, 26-24). “We went to Kigali as one of the best from Uganda and our target was to gauge ourselves with other regional super powers, “said the team’s main setter Smith Okumu

“We will come of age someday, and you can’t achieve that if you are scared of competition,” Okumu added. Even a game that many thought Nemostars should have won; their opener against National University of Rwanda (NUR) the national champions lost 2-3 (25-20, 20-25, 18-25, 27-25, 7-15)

“When you look at all the games we played, from NUR to our comrades KAVC, they were had fought wins,” Tom Amou also reasoned. “And only a winner puts up that kind of show like we did,” he added.

Nemostars had the chance to play eventual winners Inatek, a game they lost 0-3 (21-25, 19-25, 25-27). “Inatek, the team that knocked us out went on to win the tournament, so that tells you want kind of opposition we were up to” Kassim Opejo also expressed his satisfaction.

Nemostars went to Kigali to play volleyball, four high tempo games was really what the boys wanted to help them grow into a formidable side the we desire to be someday.

Final standings

Men: 1st: Inatek, 2nd: APR, 3rd: National Youth, 4th: Sky

Women: 1st: Kenya Pipeline, 2nd: Rwanda Revenue Authority, 3rd: APR, 4th: Ndejje Elites


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