Newly promoted to the NSSF Volleyball League Serie A, Sky showed a glimpse of what they will bring to the table.

Sky defeated Serie A side KAVC 3-1 to win the UCU Open men’s title in a game played on floodlights. Led by Emmanuel kato, Niocholas Dheyongera and setter John Bosco Opendi, Sky rallied to a two set lead 25-23, 25-19.

But KAVC who kept on switching setter Amon Ainebyona and Allan Ssemanda, which yielded a set as they took the third 25-15.

Both teams struggled to cope up with the dim UCU floodlight in the third, as they struggled to receive attack and block. Sky almost go a shock when leading 24-12, KAVC fought back to force deuce and almost forced a tiebreaker.

But a more composed Sky eventually won the game 25-27 The title was Sky’s second after winning the NSSF-KAVC international in the same tournament the defeated the latter in the semis. It’s also the third in the club’s history after the KIU Open they did win last year.

Senior staff writer at Kawowo Sports mainly covering volleyball, football and badminton

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