Moi University’s Main Campus soccer team has qualified for this year’s 9th East Africa University games.
The soccer team qualified after sailing through the intercampus tournament held in Annex campus on Saturday and Sunday. The soccer team will now represent Moi University at this year’s 9th East Africa University games that will be held from16th to21st December 2014 in Kampala Uganda. Brian Onyango the captain of the team said that they will do their best in raising the flag of the university higher. He said they expected great challenge from Odera Akang’o Campus which to their surprise never made it out of the group stages. The teams that participated were from Main campus, Odera Akang’o, Nairobi Campus, Kitale Campus, Kericho Campus, Town West Campus (KPA), Town Campus and School of Medicine.
Main Campus that was in pool A with Nairobi Campus, Kericho Campus and School of Medicine and posted the following results; Main Campus drew 1-1 with Nairobi Campus, Kericho Campus lost 2-0 to Main Campus and Main Campus defeated School of Medicine 1-0 in the last pool matches.
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus proceeded to the semis from pool A while KPA and Kitale Campus sailed through. Main Campus beat KPA 3-0 to proceed to the finals while Kitale Campus defeated Nairobi Campus. Main Campus then beat Kitale Campus 1 -0 in the finals to secure a ticket to Kampala in December