Men final: APR 3 KAVC 0
Semifinals: KAVC 3 Sport-S 2
KCC 0 APR 3
Women final: KAVC 3 KCC 2
Semifinals: KAVC 3 CUBS 1
Gitarama 1 KCC 3
Kampala Amateur Volleyball Club (KAVC) women emerged champions of their international memorial tournament after winning a nail-biting final 3 -2 against Kampala City Council (KCC) at Lugogo Sunday night.
The women took advantage of the absence of KCCâ€™s Harriet Ssali â€“ after she head butted a board in the indoor stadium and the instability of step in blocker Emma Ariyo to take the first set 25-19.
KCC got back to take the second set 27-25 and the third 25-22 before KAVC returned to force a 2-2 draw and then win the decisive set.
In the menâ€™s final Pirre Uwamahoro, the tallest man at the two-day event, ensured Rwandese People Army (APR) team pick their second successive title. Standing at over seven feet, Uwamahoro set blazing spikes that saw APR beat hosts KAVC 26-24 25-19 25-20. The memorial attracted two Rwandan and ten local teams.
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KAVC, APR triumph