Battle for pool winners has been activated after the second round of Varsity League as Blak Blad and Mean Machine picked bonus wins at Catholic University.
Blad were 29-0 winners over TUM Marines while Machine dismissed TUK 31-0 for both sides to pick five points and move to nine ahead of the last round to be held next weekend at Kenyatta University.
Hosts Catholic Monks started the day with a 23-6 win over UoE while Egerton Wasps picked their second win after beating JKUAT 8-5.
After two rounds, Blak Blad lead in pool A with nine points followed by Egerton who have eight while both TUM and JKUAT are at two points at 3rd and 4th. Blad are set to meet Egerton on the last pool match with the winner set to top pool A and head to semis as number 1.
Catholic Monks and Mean Machine are both at nine points in pool B where also the clash between the two sides at KU will determine who wins the pool.
Next weekend, at KU, JKUAT will play TUM Marines, UoE take on TUK, Mean Machine play Catholic Monks and Blak Blad take on Egerton Wasps.
After the KU leg, top two teams will qualify for cup semis which will be played at Egerton Wasps on Saturday October 20 ahead of the final at UoN a week later.
Matchday 2: October 6, 2018 at CUEA Grounds
Catholic Monks 23 UoE 6
Egerton Wasps 8 JKUAT 5
Blak Blad 29 TUM Marines 0
Mean Machine 31 TUK 0
Pool A Standings
1.Blak Blad 9
2.Egerton Wasps 8
3.TUM Marines 2
Pool B Standings
1.Catholic Monks 9
2.Mean Machine 9
3.UoE Trojans 1
Matchday 3: October 13, 2018 at KU
10am: UoE vs TUK
12pm: JKUAT vs TUM Marines
2pm: Mean Machine vs Catholic Monks
4pm: Blad vs Egerton Wasps
Matchday 1 results
Catholic Monks 44 TUK 14
Egerton Wasps 12 TUM Marines 11
Mean Machine 27 UOE Trojans 18
Blad 23 JKUAT 14