Volleyball Cranes head coach Nason Bwesigye and his assistants have named a 20-man team for the upcoming ZONE V qualifiers for the All African Games to be hosted from June 5thin Nairobi, Kenya.
To reach the finals that will be held in Rabat, Morocco, Uganda will be tasked to manoeuvre 11 countries; Rwanda, Kenya, Egypt, Tanzania, udan, Somalia, Ethiopia, Burundi, South Sudan, Djibouti and Eritrea.
Bwesigye will be assisted on the touchline by Andrew Okapis, Isaac Omedo and Nicholas Obeke (trainer).
Zone V is the largest CAVB region. Uganda hosted the women’s version which was won by neighbors Kenya.
Setters – Smith OKUMU (Nemo), Moses Odeke (UCU), Marino Oboke
Receivers – George Aporu (Nemo), Kathbert Malinga (Marek Union), Ronald Katosi (Kirehe), Johnson Rukundo (UCU), Allan Ejiet Olokatum (UPDF)
Opposites – Daudi Okello (Tokat PP), Ivan Ongom (Marek Union),Jonathan Tumukunde (UCU), MarvinRukoba (UCU)
Blockers – Saviour Atama (Reg), Dickens Otim (Sport-S), Bernard Malinga (Nemo Stars), Samuel Engwau (UCU), Vincent Odeke (UCU)
Liberos – Emmanuel Elanyu (Nemo), Sharif Nabanji (Ndejje), Elias Isiagi – UCU.