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Ofafa downs Patch in Prescott Cup
By Patrick Korir | Sun 20 May, 2018 18:48

Newly crowned Blackrock champions Ofafa Jericho hit hosts Nairobi School 28-5 in a rescheduled Prescott cup tie on Sunday 20 May.

It was double triumph for Ofafa as, in the precursor to the Prescott cup tie, their juniors beat their Nairobi School counterparts 5-0 in Damu Changa. Ofafa scored three tries, two of which were converted and added four penalties against only one by the hosts. They led 21-0 at half time.

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Second row Byron Ochieng, fullback George Onyulo and eighth-man Celentine Otieno scored the tries, the last one in the second half. Fly half and captain Brian Ratilla was responsible for all the kicks. In Damu Changa lock David Odhiambo scored the deciding try.

The Ofafa lads showed no forms of fatigue as they played a day after winning the Blackrock title at St. Mary's school.

The Sunday games were the first for Patch in this year's competition while for Ofafa it was the second following up on a 3-0 win over Muhuri Muchiri and 21-14 loss to champions Upper Hill.

Further games in Prescott Cup, Damu Pevu and Damu Changa will be played on Saturday 26 May when during a festival at Lenana School.

Results so far

Sunday 20 May

Prescott Cup: Nairobi School 3 Ofafa Jericho 28

Damu Changa: Nairobi School II 0 Ofafa II 05

Saturday 12 May

Prescott Cup

Ofafa 13 Upper 21

RVA 20 Mangu 05
Muhuri Muchiri 41 Strathmore 5 
Lenana 24 Saints 0

Damu Changa

Ofafa II 10 Upper II 5 
Muhuri II 3 Strathmore II 17 
Mangu II 29 RVA II 0 
Lenana II St.Mary's II -postponed

Saturday 5 May

Prescott Cup: St. Mary's 7 RVA 63

Damu Changa: not played

Sunday 11 March
Prescott Cup:
Ofafa Jericho 03 Muhuri Muchiri 00

Patrick Korir
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