Six teams from Rwanda have reached the Federation of East Africa Secondary Schools Sports Associations (FEASSSA) competitions games taking place in Uganda’s town of Gulu.
Among the teams who booked tickets to the semi-finals include G.S. St Aloys and G.S. Indangaburezi in girls Volleyball category, in handball Secondaire Kigoma (ESKI) and ADEGI Gituza; in the boy’s basketball APE Rugunga booked the ticket to the semi’s while Rusumo High School reached the semi’s in boys volleyball category.
All semi-finals regional youth games will kick-off this Friday, August 25 with APE Rugunga taking on Uganda’s Kibuli Secondary, while Rusumo High School faces Malakal of South Sudan.
In girls volleyball and handball games, Rwandan teams will have to battle each other since was finished first and the other came second in the pool stages, G.S. St Aloys faces G.S. Indangaburezi then ESKI takes on ADEGI.
Meanwhile the FEASSSA Athletics games kicked-off yesterday with both the boys and girls category racing in the 100, 4x100, 200m, 4x400m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 5000m, 10000m respectively.
Rwanda athlete Yves Nimubona won a bronze medal in the 1500m category that was won by Kenyans and Uganda respectively.
Rwanda is being represented by 29 teams, the games will conclude on Saturday, August 26, 2017.