Egerton Wasps return to Nairobi on Saturday October 6 targeting a second in the second round of the Varsity League at Catholic University.
Last weekend's match winner Desmond Ochieng starts from the bench alongside Steve Abiero and aul Ombasa with Brain Ndege named at fullback while Steve Wamae is at eight.
Egerton came from behind to beat TUM Marines in the opening weekend of the Varsity League that sees them sit second in pool A with four points same with pool leaders Blak Blad who have a better points difference.
Their opponent JKUAT Cougars will be seeking to get their campaign going at CUEA after losing last weekend to Blak Bkad. JKUAT are bottom in pool A with one point.
JKUAT Cougars have handed debuts to Jeff Osundwa, Bramwel Sifuna and Eric Odhiambo who will start from the bench. Skipper Eugin Asava starts at OC while Jan Remke being the first centre while Magoslo Bonveal is at fullback.
Dennis Ambitho and Nicholas Hawi will open wheels on the wings with the flyhalf being Abayo Leslie.
1.Antony Omwoke 2.Eli Bosire 3.Winston Kombo 4.Barry Opondo . 5.Moses Okari 6.Gilbert Onsare 7.Gilbert Ochieng 8.Steve Wamae 9.Antony Oyugi 10.Calvin Kiprono 11.Moses Ngura 12.Bramwel Omwangu 13.Blair Muhindi 14.Solomon Rabin 15.Brian Ndege
16.Emmanuel Asila 17.Victor Karani 18.Kevin Kairu 19.Steve Abiero 20.Desmond Ochieng 21.Alvin Otieno 22.Paul Ombasa 23.Derrick Onyango
1.Ondeng Wilkie 2.Tenya Rodgers(vC) 3.Dennis Waithaka 4.Collins Lwande 5.Emmanuel Simiyu 6.Akol Marep 7.Wafula Vincent 8.Masicha Boutros 9.Katoni Allen
10.Abayo Leslie 11.Nicholas Hawi 12.Jan Remke 13.Asava Eugin(C) 14.Dennis Ambitho 15.Magoslo Bonveal
16.Macharia Elijah 17.Gibson Mugwe 18. Luhayi James 19.Harry Odongo 20.Jeff Osundwa* 21.Bramwel Sifuna* 22.Mike Makau 23.Eric Odhiambo*
Match-day 2: October 6, 2018 at CUEA Grounds
10am Catholic Monks vs UoE
12pm Egerton Wasps vs JKUAT
2pm Blad vs TUM Marines
4pm Mean Machine vs TUK
Pool A Standings
1.Blak Blad 4
2.Egerton Wasps 4
3.TUM Marines 2
Pool B Standings
1.Catholic Monks 5
2.Mean Machine 4
3.UoE Trojans 1