Ulinzi Starlets Host Malkia Strikers in a Friendly Match

Edna Chemtai attacking the ball past Makuto and Kasaya.

Edna Chemtai attacking the ball past Makuto and Kasaya.

Ulinzi Starlets volleyball team hosted Malkia strikers in a friendly match at the Moi Air Base Gymnasium. Malkia strikers who were using the game as their last friendly match as they head to Italy for the world club championship won 3 sets to nil (25:15, 25:20, 25:19) against the KDF side.

The game was also pivotal to the Uljnzi Starlets as they prepare to defend their title at the East Africa Military Games and cultural events set to be held in Nairobi from 11th to 24th Aug 2019.

“This match is crucial to us and is among the numerous friendlies we have lined up to firm up our team as we prepare to take on Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda at the Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani,” said the officer in charge of the team, Captain Samuel Ndegwa.

Preparations for the military games are in high gear as teams from across the East African region each put the final touches for the annual competition.

Brenda Murimi attacking the ball past Wacu.Brenda Murimi attacking the ball past Wacu.
Edna Chemtai attacking the ball past Makuto. Edna Chemtai attacking the ball past Makuto.
Edna Chepkorir setting the ball. Edna Chepkorir setting the ball.
Brenda Murimi blocking the ball Makuto. Brenda Murimi blocking the ball Makuto.