Championship side Catholic University aka Catholic Monks registered a winning start at the inaugural Varsity League beating TUK 44-14 on Saturday Sep 29, 2018 at UoN grounds.
Monks ran in five tries in the first half and three more in the second half against TUK's two converted tries.
They pick to pick a bonus win of five points and go top in pool B ahead of afternoon's clash between Mean Machine and UoE Trojans.
Maxwell Omondi, Brian Ayimba, Geoffrey Okwach and lock Oyicho Edward went over in the second half with fly-half Johnstone Olindi being sent to the bin. Olindi came back to convert Geoffrey Okwach's back to back tries before doing so to his try.
Centres Balla Onyinyo and Ziki Omoro scored TUk's tries that were converted by fly-half Antony Omondi.
Catholic's next match will be against UoE Trojans on Saturday October 6 when they host the second leg of the Varsity League. TUK have a mountain to climb when they meet Mean Machine next Saturday at 4pm.
Matchday 1: Sep 27, 2018 at UoN Grounds
Catholic Monks 44 TUK 14
Egerton Wasps 12 TUM Marines 11
2pm: Mean Machine vs UOE Trojans
4pm: Blad vs JKUAT
Matchday 2: October 6, 2018 at CUEA Grounds
10am Ctaholic Monks vs UoE
12pm Egerton Wasps vs JKUAT
2pm Blad vs TUM Marines
4pm Mean Machine vs TUK