Sport
Ndejje Elites set for continental show
Publish Date: Apr 13, 2014
Ndejje Elites set for continental show
Ndejje Elites during their final training session on Sunday before travelling to Tunisia. Photo by David Namunyala
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By David Namunyala

Africa Volleyball Club Championship

NDEJJE Elites’ skipper Belinda Jepkirui is confident her side will perform to full expectation at the upcoming Africa Volleyball Club Championship starting April 17-28 in Carthage, Tunisia.

Jerkirui who will travel with 10 others said that the whole team is in good shape and that they have already worked on their weak points like blocks and centre tactics.

“What has always let us down are the loopholes in the centre and weakness in blocks but that has all been solved and we expect the best out there,” she said during the team’s final training the Ndejje University main campus in Luweero on Sunday.

The team coach Johnson Kawenyera boasts of four players the two-time league champions contributed to the national team that nearly qualified for the World Championships including Christine Alupo, Saidat Nnungi, Maureen Mwamula and Jesca Kaidu.

The four are likely to make up backbone of the team assisted by Aminah Namwanje and Moreen Nakabuubi together with other new recruits Margret Namyalo, Glays Nyakecho, Carolyne Kasande and Irene Amoding.

But at the same-time, Ndejje will not be having Peace Busingye, Miriam Namiiro and Shamim Makongoro who represented the team in Madagascar after completing their studies at the university last year.

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Volleyball: KAVC on song
National Council of Sports (NCS) was forced to kick out KAVC fans from Lugogo whose unending celebrations were on the verge of getting out of hand....
Oilers stand on slippery slope
The City Oilers thought they had the best strategies for their big dreams. But even the most thorough plans are vulnerable to factors beyond human control and the Oilers are finding out the greasy power of untameable forces....
New Vision editor elected USPA president
Sabiiti Muwanga, the deputy sports editor of New Vision, has been elected president of the Uganda Sports Press Association (USPA) 2014-2016....
Pistorius birthday visit may have bent prison rules
Oscar Pistorius received a long visit from his brother and sister for his 28th birthday that may have bent the rules of his incarceration....
Cranes players face wrath of fans on return
Over the years, Cranes have never registered concerns on return from their international engagements. Not this time round, though....
Rugby League: Pirates subdue Buffaloes as Rhinos fall
Pirates secured their first win in four matches with a 12-7 win over hosts Toyota Buffaloes in the Nile Special Premier Rugby League at Kyadondo Rugby Club....
Should workers be subjected to a 4% Health Insurance Tax??
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter