30 August 2011
KENYA : Thunder strike Mennonites at Nyayo showdown .
THUNDER struck Mennonites 72-43 in a premier league show at Nyayo Stadium gymnasium. Kakamega based Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology (MMUST) had 22 points from Alex Lugasi as they clobbered Kenya College of Accountancy (KCA) University 56-32 for their second win in the city. Co-operative Bank of Kenya hit Sprite Storms 58-51 as Irene Makori scored 19 for the bankers while Susan Akinyi made Storms 17. Mennonites ladies atoned for the men’s loss hitting Predators 42-25 behind Georgina Obwana’s 11. In the lower division, Nairobi Aviation College rocked World Hope 70-59 while Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) recovered to beat Trailblazers 63-54. Barclays Bank won 48-39 against Baraka Xtreme in the Nairobi Basketball Association league at Railways Club. Timo Otieno made 14 for winners. Marvin Otieno had the losers 11. Alvin Ali nailed 11 that included two buzzer beating treys in the third and fourth quarters to pep Old Pirates to a 57-42 triumph over Multi Media University. Strathmore University hit Legacy 59-45 and KU Pirates whipped Friends of Basketball 63-43.