CAMPUS GIRLS RULE

Dynamites raid Eldonets in a closely fought duel at Nyayo

Campus girls had the edge in a closely fought first half, leading 14-12 and 10-8.

In Summary

•The visitors were the better side after intermission as they piled on pressure, taking the third and fourth quarters 13-10 and 12-11 respectively.

•Liz Okumu and Lynn Vanessa topped for UoN as each sunk 14 points. Deflated Eldonets were lifted by Sheila Cherotich who managed game high of 19 points.

UON Dynamites' Elizabeth Okumu (R) takes on Linda Alando of Equity Bank in a past action
UON Dynamites' Elizabeth Okumu (R) takes on Linda Alando of Equity Bank in a past action
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University of Nairobi 'Dynamites' exploded on Eldonets 60-48 in over time in a Kenya National Basketball League (KNBL) women's tie at Nyayo National Stadium gymnasium.

The campus girls' had an edge in a closely fought first half, leading 14-12 and 10-8. However, they were down after the break before pulling away 15-3 in the extra five minutes to win.

The visitors were the better side after intermission as they piled on pressure, taking the third and fourth quarters 13-10 and 12-11 respectively.

Elizabeth Okumu and Lynn Vanessa topped for UoN as each sunk 14 points. Deflated Eldonets were lifted by Sheila Cherotich who managed game high of 19 points.

Strathmore University Swords cut Africa Nazarene University (ANU) Panthers 65-53, building on a 31-27 half-time lead. Sharon Ogaji led the winners with 15 points with Joy Muipalia posting 13 points .

Stella Nekesa contributed 13 points and Lynn Saliamo bagged another 10 for Mike Oluoch's charges.

In the lower division matches, Absa dimmed Shoot-4-Life 68-62, Blazers thumped Mustangs 82-62 while TH3 Swish pipped Strathmore University side 35-34.

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