APR (Rwa) 64-51 GHA (Eth)
Don Bosco (Tan) 49-72 USIU (Ken)
APR women basketball club recorded their maiden win in the on-going FIBA/Africa Zone V Championship in Mombasa, Kenya as they mauled Government House of Ethiopia 64-51 on Wednesday.
Charles Mbazumutima’s military side controlled the game from the start, winning the first three quarters: 18-16, 19-12 and 17-12 before the Ethiopians snatched the fourth quarter 12-11. Charlotte Umugwaneza scored a game high 17 points and her team mate JoselyneMunyaneza added 15 points for the Rwanda side.
The win for the Rwandan team, follows the 36-61 defeat in the opening game against Uganda’s KCCA on Monday.
APR was expected to face KPA of Kenya Thursday by press time as they seek to advance to the last four.