Lady Canons scoop silver

Rita Imanishimwe, Rachael Muwanguzi, Zaina Lokwameri and skipper Vilma Achieng with silver medals shortly after the event

The Lady Canons came away with silver, and the Canons settled for bronze in the Federation of Africa University Sports (FASU), three-on-three all Africa championships held on April 30 at the United States International University (USIU), Nairobi, writes FRED HIDULA. “I think we were a little complacent and confident and this cost us in both games,” Nicholas Natuhereza, the university basketball coach, said. “The competition is tense, more skill-oriented and allows players to express themselves,” he added. This serves as a qualification tournament for the world university championships to be…

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On to the final

The Lady Canons seeking to retain the championship they won last year

Lady Canons sweep series 3-0, qualify for 10th straight league final As many fans  and pundits expected, the Lady Canons have made it through to the finals of the 2016 FUBA National Basketball League after sweeping A1 Challenge 3-0 in the semi-final play-offs, writes RONALD AWANY Vilmah Acheing scored 27 points and 15 rebounds, Judith Nansobya bagged 19 points while the speedy Rosine Michomyiza managed nine points and nine assists as the Lady Canons completed an 80–57 swoop over A1 Challenge on November 13 at Lugogo Indoor Stadium. The defending…

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