Uganda to take part in Women’s U20 African Volleyball Championship

first_img Tags: U20 African Nations Championship Egypt are the defending champions of the CompetitionU20 African Nations Championship Nairobi, KenyaAugust 26th-September 2nd, 2018Nairobi – Eight teams have confirmed their participation at the 2018 Women’s U20 African Nations Championship due to start in Nairobi, Kenya.The tourney that was last held in 2017 will run for eight days from August 26th and continue to September 2nd, 2018.Uganda will be part of the tournament which will also see hosts Kenya, defending champions Egypt, DR Congo, Rwanda, Mauritius, Cameroon and Nigeria. Tanzania and Guinea are still pending to take part in the competition.Egypt won the last edition in 2017 after beating up on Tunisia in the play off 3-0 and 3-1.After Algeria won the first edition in 2002 hosted by Tunisia, the Egyptian’s  have swept the title for the following seven editions.The competition will also serve also as a qualifier for the FIVB World Championship of this age category.UGANDA U-20 Women Provisional Squad – VolleyballNamawejje Margaret…St NoahKangye Doreen – St ElizabethAthieno Sharon – NamugongoKuloba Martha – NabisunsaBakoko Queen Mercy – NamugongoAwor Kevin – NamugongoKinobe Daphine – St NoahAinembabazi Catherine – St BridgetKarigurwa Brenda – St BridgetTino Catherine – MaryhillNuwabine Sylivia – UcuErusa Babirye – NamugongoAkwii Gloria – NamugongoTwesiime – Comfort MaryhillKamahoro – Renata MaryhillAkello Agnes – MustAinerugaba Emily – St BridgetAluka Betty – Trust HighInyangat Jesca – Trust HighNanyanzi Betty – KinawaAkarent Naume – Trust HighCoach: Alex MbaineComments last_img read more