Daystar University have revealed their squad that will be in Uganda for the Federation of Africa University Sports (FASU) sevens scheduled for 8-10 October 2021.
Caleb Bosire coached side has a 15-man squad traveling. The squad consists of Billy Kipchirchir, Trevor Opondo, Duncan Olile, Ronaldo Omondi, John Olile, Augustine Owino, Elvis Sande and Michael Odhiambo.
Ugandan International Levis Ocen, Floyd Wabwire, Emmanuel Okechi, Basil Einstein, Brian Matiko, Fredrick Wamai, Meshack Andale are all on the list.
The tournament is slated for Makerere University’s Graveyard – IMPIS grounds and will see Universities from South Africa, Libya, Zimbabwe, Kenya take part.
The winner will represent Africa at the FISU World Cup to be held in Kazan, Russia in 2022. Kenyan Universities expected to feature in the tournament include USIU, MMUST, JKUAT, and Meru.
University of Johannesburg are the defending Champions having beaten Martyrs 12-0 in the final at Imps College in 2019. USIU finished fourth in the competition after falling 10-0 to Makerere University in the bronze.
Daystar 1.Billy Kipchirchir 2.Trevor Opondo 3.Duncan Olile 4.Ronaldo Omondi 5.John Olile 6.Augustine Owino 7.Elvis Sande 8.Michael Odhiambo 9.Levis Ocen 10.Floyd Wabwire 11.Emanuel Okechi 12.Basil Einstein 13.Brian Matiko 14.Fredrick Wamai 15.Meshack Andale
Management16.Dora Bobette – Physio17.Dorcas Murhabazi – TM18.Quinto Ongo – S&C19.Caleb Bosire – Head Coach20.Maurice Masiga – Chef de Mission
Teams set to participate
1-Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology
2- United States International University-Africa
3- Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology
4- Kenyatta University
5- Meru University
6- Daystar University
7- Makerere University
8- Kabale University
9- University of Johannesburg
10- University of Pretoria
11- Stellenbosch University