29 November 2012

Kenya: Oryx Face Strathmore in Finals Game Fi

KENYATTA University "Oryx" tackle Strathmore University in the Nairobi Basketball Association (NBA) women finals Game Five at Railways Club on Saturday.

The series is tied 2-2 after KU stayed alive with 54-46 triumph to force the decisive Game Five. KU who were top seed will rely on the exploits of Susan Kinyua, Bettie Kananu and Jane Shikuku hit 10.

Swords, who missed the provincial crown have Manuela Biel, Susan Manya and Pauline Oketch to rely on for the much needed points.

Equity Bank have already claimed the men's title after beating Strathmore University 3-1 in the series that ended with a Game Four win.

NBA prize kitty was boosted by Zone Five president Morris Aluanga and Alsa Basketball. They have donated two top scorers award, two three-point scorer awards and one community service team award.

Alwanga donated two best defensive player trophy (men and women), two MVP trophy (men and women), two most improved player trophies (men and women), one most disciplined team trophy and medals for both winners and runners up in the two categories.

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