The 6th edition of the Joan Cox Tournament was concluded on Sunday evening with crowning of various winners with medals and trophies.
The two day tourney has been ongoing since Saturday at Gayaza High School in Wakiso.
Sport-S triumphed in club Volleyball, Kinaawa and Trust High scooped top prizes in the Under 21 and Under 16 team categories.
Individuals were also given medals for their outstanding displays in Volleyball, Lawn and table tennis.
Speaking at the awarding ceremony, Chief Guest and also a Makerere University Lecturer Evelyn Kahiigi remarked:
“The objective of this tourney is to build team work and develop young talent.
I wantbto commend the schools that took part and also encourage them to continue with that great team spirit.”
Kahiigi thanked the Uganda Volleyball Federation for the technical support, Gayaza High School and the sponsors (Crown beverages, DMK group, powerline solutions, Sun Jelly and So sure sanitary pads) who came on board to make the event colourful and a success.
Here is a complete list of winners:
Champions – Sport-S
1st Runners up – VVC
2nd Runners up – Ndejje
Best Individual Awards:
MVP – Eunice Amuron (Sport-S)
Attacker – Eunice Amuron (Sport-S)
Defender – Patricia Musibika (Sport-S)
Receiver – Varoline Anyu (Ndejje)
Setter – Jessica Kaidu (Ndejje)
Server – Kauther Kagoya
Libero – Phionah Nabimanya (Ndejje)
Blocker – Diana Achiro (KCCA)
Champions – Kinaawa High School
1st Runners up – Trust High
2nd Runners up – Namugongo
Champions – Trust High
1st runners up – Our Lady
2nd Runners up – Iganga Tigers
Winner – St Michal International
1st Runners up – Trinity college Nabbingo
2nd Runners up – Gayaza High
Winner: Irene Wotanabera (St Michael)
Runner up – Sharon Mukanyika (Trinity College Nabbingo)
Third place – Esther Nabirye (Nabisunsa)
Winner – St Michael
Runner up – Trinity College Nabbingo
Third place – Nabisunsa
Winner – Joseph Rukundo (Nabbingo)
Winner – Rianah Zawedde (KCB)
Runner up – Mariam Nambi (Nabisunsa)
Third place – Zozianah (Gayaza)
Winner – KCB
Runner up – KCB
Third place – Gayaza
MVP – Zozianah (Gayaza)
Upcoming – Aminah Nagawa – Nabisunsa