By Pauline Mukarurangwa.
Starting the 2nd round of FRVB National league This Saturday 15th December 2018, REG Volleyball Club beats UTB Volleyball Club in tight game.
Accompanied by a big crowd in Petit Stade Remera, REG won the 1st set with 30 points against UTB 28 points.
Each side did substitutions with a purpose of reinforcing the team and helping to win the first set.
At the 24 points of the two side, Mugisha Benon, the head coach of REG VC Club sent out his usual middle blocker and came in Cyusa Aime Jacob, who helped a lot his team to win this set.
REG VC which didn’t waste its effort won the second set with 25 points out 21 of UTB VC.
Besides UTB VC started having hope after winning the 3rd set with 25 points out of 18 of team rival.
All could have changed if they won the fourth set, but lost it with 23 points.
Nyirimana Fidel, the head coach of UTB VC told rwandainspirer.com ‘REG is strong team, we still have other games, we will continue to make efforts and win the next games’
On the technical side of UTB Nyirimana added that they have a problem in ball reception, but assured UTB fans to change it.
For the Race of the title, REG VC is committed to not lose any point; Mugisha Benon, the head coach said “Our target of coming in FRVB National league is to win the title, Gisagara is a good team, but our purpose is to beat every team in this competition”
The leading team of the standing GISAGARA VC, played against IPRC-NGOMA
Gisagara won the first set with 25 points out of 23 of IPRC Ngoma, they won the 2nd set with 25 points out of 14 of its rival, and the last set to 25 out of 22 points of IPRC Ngoma.
Besides these two games that took place at Petit Stade, Kirehe VC won its first match in this year’s FRVB National league.
Kirehe VC hosted IPRC West and earned from them three points, the game finished with three sets to zero.
Gisagara VC 18 points
REG VC 17 points
UTB VC 14 points
IPRC Karongi VC 8 points
IPRC Ngoma VC 7 points
APR VC 5 points
Kirehe VC 3 Points
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