Kenyan youngster named the best in Africa

Kenyan youngster named the best in Africa

Kenya junior player Sharon Chepchumba has been named as the best attacker in Africa after the conclusion of the Africa women volleyball club championships in Cairo.

Sharon Chapchumba in action against GSP /Photo courtesy of CAVB

Kenya Pipeline attacker Sharon Chepchumba has been named as the best attacker during the just concluded Africa women Volleyball club championships  in Cairo Egypt.

The youthful star  played a key role in dismantling opponents' defense line on the nets throughout the tournament and has promised to be one of Kenya's finest future stars.

Sharon guided Kenya Pipeline on Monday evening  as they retained their Africa Bronze medal after edging out Algeria's GSP 3-0.

The youngster was recently feted as the most promising female star of the year during the 2018  Magharibi Michezo Awards and is fast promising to be a star to reckon with in African volleyball.


Best Server : Vorona Yulia  Carthage Tunisia

Best Attacker: Sharon Chepchumba - Kenya Pipeline

Most Valuable Player: Aya Abdelmaksoud - Al Ahly Egypt

Best Libero: Salma Hammouche - GSP Algeria

Best blocker: Farida Elasklany  - Al Ahly Egypt

Best setter: Shorouk Mahmoud - Al Ahly Egypt

Best receiver: Fatma ktari  -Carthage Tunisia

Final Ranking
1. Ahly (Egypt)
2. Carthage (Tunisia)
3. Pipeline (Kenya)
4. GSP (Algeria)
5. Shams (Egypt)
6. Customs (Nigeria)
7. FAP (Cameroon)
8. Sporting (Egypt)
9. KCB (Kenya)
10. Revenue (Rwanda)
11. Canon (RD Congo)
12. USFA (Burkina)
13. Shooting (Egypt)
14. DGSP (Congo)
15. ASEC (CIV)
16. Nkumba University (Uganda)
17. Prisons (Kenya) ----Withdraw

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