Cynthia Camila and Mitchelle Omondi who featured in the team that played against France in the 2016 Rio Olympic games have received a call up in the Lionesses Squad that will take part in the Rugby Afrique Women 7s tournament slated for September 17-18 in Harare,Zimbabwe.
Kenya Women’s Rugby team head Coach also announced that Janet Otieno, Rachel Mbogo and Sheila Chajira who are the new faces in the squad will participate in the tournament that kicks off with Kenya palying against Tunisia.
The Lionesses are in pool B alongside Tunisia,Uganda and Madagascar. South Africa will play alonside Zimbabwe, Senegal and Namibia in Pool A.
The team departs on Thursday,September 15.
Lionesses Squad to Africa Cup 7s
1.Philadelphia Olando 2.Stacy Otieno (KCB) 3.Janet Owino 4.Rachel Mbogo 5.Sheila Chajira 6.Irene Otieno (Homeboyz)7.Catherine Abilla 8.Celestine Masinde 9.Doreen Remour (Mwamba) 10.Cynthia Camila (Homeboyz)11.Janet Okello(KCB) 12.Michelle Omondi(Mwamba)
Kevin Wambua, Ben Mahinda, Laventer Oguta
South Africa vs Zimbabwe
Kenya vs Tunisia
Namibia vs Senegal
Uganda vs Madagascar
South Africa vs Senegal
Kenya vs Madagascar
Namibia vs Zimbabwe
Uganda vs Tunisia
South Africa vs Namibia
Kenya vs Uganda
Senegal vs Zimbabwe
Madagascar vs Tunisia