NSSF KAVC Volleyball: Nkumba, Homegrown Crowned Champions

Sunday, August 4
Women Finals:
*Nkumba 3-0 Ndejje
(25-10, 25-18, 25-17)

Men Finals
*Homegrown 3-0 Gacosmos
(25-19, 25-15, 25-11)

Uganda’s Nkumba and Kenya’s Homegrown are the 2019 NSSF KAVC champions in Women and Men categories respectively.

Kenya’s Homegrown beat Burundi’s Gacosmos 3-0 to clinch the Men’s crown. The Kenyan side had beaten Burundi’s Rukinzo while Gacosmos had eliminated Uganda’s Sky in the semis.

It was an all Uganda affair as Nkumba revenged against Ndejje in a repeat of last year’s finals.

Nkumba lost last year’s finals 3-1 but were far the better side to win three straight sets thanks to strong performances from Grace Akiror who was named the tourney’s MVP.

Nkumba had eases past KCCA while Ndejje beat KAVC in the semis.

Homegrown and Nkumba each take home winners medals, Trophies and 2500 USD courtesy of National Social Security Fund (NSSF).

Individual Accolades

Womens category.
*MVP – Akiror Grace (KCB Nkumba)
*Best Server – Christine Alupo (Ndejje)
*Best Receiver – Shamim Nalukabwe (Ndejje)
*Best Defender – Nambalirwa Jackline (KCCA)
*Best Libero – Nandawula Flavia – (KCB Nkumba)
*Best Blocker – Akanyo Oval Agnes (KCB Nkumba)
*Best Attacker – Astreede Agaaba

Men’s category
*MVP – Kiplagat Cornelius (Homegrown)
*Best setter – Brian Kelly (Homegrown).
*Best server – Emma Kato (Sky)
*Best Blocker – Chirchir Abiud (Homegrown)
*BEST Defender – Muyuku Gadiel (GACOSMOS)
*Best Receiver – Mark Okurut (KAVC-A)
*Best Attacker – Daudi Okello (KAVC)

Past winners since 2010

Men – Homegrown (Kenya)
Women – Nkumba (Uganda)

Men – KAVC (Uganda)
Women – Ndejje (Uganda)

Men – PR Rwanda
Women – Rwanda Revenue.

Men – Kigali University (Rwanda)
Women – Aspire (Kenya)

Men: Inatek (Rwanda)
Women Rwanda Revenue (Rwanda)

Men – Sky (Uganda)
Women – Rwanda Revenue (Rwanda)

Men – Inatek (Rwanda)
Women – Nkumba (Uganda)

Men – SportS (Uganda)
Women: KCCA (Uganda)

Men – KAVC (Uganda)
Women – KCCA (Uganda)

Men – Muzinga (Burundi)
Women – KCCA (Uganda)

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