Peace Proscovia Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE
  • 2017 England Vitality League
  • MVP: Peace Proscovia
  • Players’ Player of the Year: Peace Proscovia
[/media-credit] Peace Proscovia in action against Malawi during the Africa Netball Championship at Lugogo in Kampala Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE

Uganda Netball Cranes captain Peace Proscovia’s star status is shining bright.

The Loughborough Lightening goal shooter was named the Most Valuable Player in the English netball top flight league during the Goalden Globe Awards to reward the best performers of the Vitality Super League.

After an amazing 812 goals in the entire season, Peace guided Loughborough Lightening to a second place finish in the league.

She won the Gilbert Goalden Shot of the Year Award following a largely successful season that witnessed her captain Uganda She Cranes to the African title and as well finishing top scorer.

[/media-credit] Peace Proscovia with her two awards Credit:

Above all, Peace was named on the All Star best 7 team of the Year alongside Briton Kathryn Turner, New Zealand’s Liana Leota, South African Msomi Bongiwe, British nationals Beth Cobden, Layla Guscoth and Jamaican Aiken Pinnock.

The 6 feet tall goal scorer has received showers of praise from the netball fraternity world over, fans and her own club.

She is grateful for the support and love accorded throughout her career;

“I am happy to have won these titles. It is down to hard work and commitment. I also thank my teammates,” Peace told Kawowo Sports.

All Star VII 2017 Team

  •  Goal Scorer: Peace Proscovia
  •  Goal Attacker: Kathryn Turner
  • Winger Attacker: Liana Leota
  • Center: Msomi Bongiwe
  • Wing Defender: Beth Cobden
  •  Goal Defender: Layla Guscoth
  •  Goalkeeper: Aiken Pinnock

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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