The 2022 National Volleyball League play-offs start today, 2nd April at the Old Kampala Sports Arena, Mengo.
National Volleyball League 2022 Play-offs.
Serie A (Men) – Game 1
-2nd April 2022: NemoStars Vs Nkumba University (4 PM
-3rd April 2022: OBB Vs Sport-S (2 PM)
Serie A (Women) – Game 1:
-2nd April 2022: Ndejje University Vs KCCA (2:00 PM)
-3rd April 2022: Sport-S Vs VVC (12 PM)
Men Serie B – Game 1
-2nd April 2022: Sky Vs LIRA (12 PM)
-3rd April 2022: Tigers Vs VVC (10 AM)
Women Serie B – Game 1
-2nd April 2022: OBB Vs MUST (10:00 AM)
-3rd April 2022: KAVC –A Vs NemoStars (9 AM)
All the matches will be played on best of three basis across all the three series A, B and C.
At a joint press conference held at the Old Kampala Sports Arena on friday 1st April 2022, the respective club coaches and officials expressed their preparedness towards the play-offs.
“We are set to have the play-offs as all teams have upped their preparations. We expect stiff competition since the two finalists will represent the country at the Africa Club championship in Tunisia” Flavia Umuhoza, a member on the Uganda Volleyball Federation organizing committee.
Serie A men defending champions NemoStars face off Nkumba University at 4 PM today
“We thank God that we are at the play-offs. The play-offs are a different ball game. Any mistake brings you down. We need to minimize the mistakes” Nemostars’ coach Andrew Okapis
On the subsequent day, league debutants OBB will take on the seasoned Sport-S at 2 PM.
“As first timers, we are motivated to undertake whichever task ahead of us.” OBB head coach Lawrence Yakan Guma revealed
“We have surprised many teams. Our first target was to make it to the play-offs. The second is to face whoever comes our face. We are determined to reach the finals” He added.
Women Serie B
On Saturday, 2nd April 2022, OBB shall face MUST at 10:00 AM and KAVC-A takes on NemoStars on Sunday, 3rd April 2022: KAVC –A Vs NemoStars (9 AM).
Men Serie B
During Serie B, Sky takes on LIRA (12 PM) on Saturday and on the following day, Tigers face VVC (10 AM).