Floodies: USIU hands Kuka a start against Mean Machine

After recovering from an eight-month injury, Fly Half Charles Kuka has reclaimed his spot in USIU Martials starting lineup that will tackle Mean Machine in the finals of the Floodlit Varsity category.
The halfback will partner with Mugo Martin at halfback as Kelvin Munene and Eliud Mulakoli partner again in the midfield. Sidney Omondi and Mussa Shabani have been tasked with manning the blind and open wing while Godfrey Kiragu is the fullback.
Tobby Othieno’s absence has seen Fitzgerald Kasule start in the eighth-man role. Skipper Aggrey Oguna and Isaiah Wafula are the flankers.
George Ochieng, Joseph Kagimu, Jeff Kiragu, Javan Oyombe and Dennis Lusweti are the tight five. The bench has Dennis Hure, Philip Baya, Nyote Wakanyote included.
USIU will be hoping to beat Machine and bag the first trophy heading to the 2018/19 KRU Championship season where they will be chasing promotion to the top tier, Kenya Cup.
USIU Squad: 1. George Ochieng 2. Joseph Kagimu 3. Jeff Kiragu 4. Javan Oyombe 5. Dennis Lusweti 6. Isaiah Wafula 7. Aggrey Oguna – C 8. Fitzgerald Kasule 9. Martin Mugo 10. Charles Kuka 11. Sidney Omondi 12. Kevin Munene 13. Mulakoli Eliud – VC 14. Mussa Shabani 15. Godfrey Kiragu
Replacements: 16. Sam Kiriro 17. Nyote Wakanyote 18. George Muyomba 19. Jeremy Olulo 20. Philip Baya 21. Dennis Hure 22. Kimanzi Mati 23. Muinde Makau
Team Management 1. Collins Nato – TM 2. Hodhan Shukry – Physio 3. Mwanja Dennis – Coach 4. Tom Lagat – S&C

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