Kenya University Sports Association (KUSA) first Leg- Meru 7s will enter day two on 19 May at the Meru University.
The series defending champions Blak Blad have a place in the semis and have a date with KEMU in first semifinal date. The second semifinal date will see the University of Nairobi’s Mean Machine tackle UoE Trojans.
Last season Blak Blad came second in the central region leg after a 10-7 loss to MMUST in the finals staged at Dedan Kimathi University. They will be hoping to better last year’s record by winning the title.
Only seven Universities entered this year’s first leg. The numbers are expected to increase as they head to the second leg set for the Coastal Region.
After this tournament, the teams will then have their first rest on 25-26 May. They will return to action with all the teams set to make a stop in the Coastal region. Pwani University is set to host the second leg which is slated for 1-2 June. Previous the leg has been at held at the Technical University of Mombasa.