Silalei Shani named the best in East Africa
Eagle Wings’ Star Silalei Shani Owuor was on Saturday named the most valuable player during the just concluded regional Zone 5 basketball competition held in Burundi.
The tournament ,that came to a close on Saturday, saw Silalei’s team Eagle Wings successfully defend their title with a 67-62 finals win over close rivals USIU Flames also from Kenya.
The women’s Most valuable award was won by another Kenyan (Hilda Indasi) during last year’s edition held in Kampala.
USIU’s Emma Nyakweba was the highest best scorer in the women’s category while Aristide Mugabe of Rwanda’s ESPOIR BBC was the best scorer for men.
Women - Emma NYAKWEBA (USIU - Kenya)
Men - Aristide MUGABE (ESPOIR BBC - Rwa)
Most Valuable Players
Women - Silalei Shani (Eagle Wings - Kenya)
Men - Landry NDIKUMANA (URUNANI - Burundi)
Women - Les Gazelles (Burundi)
Men - WARRIORS (Uganda)