UCU Lady Canons defend their Championship with a 4:0 sweep

By: Nacho Black Armo

UCU Lady Canons defeated KCCA Leopards 62-54 in game 4 to win 3 back to back league championships.

KCCA looked to a void a sweep in early stages of the game when they went into first quarter break with a point lead, 14-13 before Judith Nansobya put UCU in a 16-14 lead at the start of the 2nd quarter.

KCCA kept up the pace, looked composed scoring 12 points in the 2nd quarter, 2 points less than Lady Canons who scored 14 helping them to go into half time with a point lead, 27-26.

UCU went on to edge KCCA in the third quarter scoring 12 points, a point more than KCCA’s 11 scored points which helped UCU start the last quarter with a 2 point lead, 39-37.

UCU claimed the final quarter as well with an 8 point margin winning it 62-54 with their skipper Vilma Achieng scoring 17 while both Judith Nansobya and KCCA’s Irakunda Cynthia scored 14 points each.

UCU Lady Canons defeated KCCA Leopards in all 4 games, 65-57, 70-60, 67-60 and 62-54 making it a 4:0 sweep claiming their 7th champion as well as leveling Lady Bucks.

List of Champions
2017- UCU Lady Canons
2016 – UCU Lady Canons
2015- UCU Lady Canons
2014 – KCCA Leopards
2013 – UCU Lady Canons
2012 – KCCA Leopards
2011 – UCU Lady Canons
2010 – UCU Lady Canons
2009 – KCCA Leopards
2008 – UCU Lady Canons
2007 – KCCA Leopards
2006 – Lady Bucks
2005 – A1 Challenge
2004 – Lady Bucks
2003 – Makerere Sparks
2002 – Lady Bucks
2001 – Lady Bucks
2000 – Lady Bucks
1999 – Lady Bucks
1998 – Lady Bucks

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