Playing in the Serie A for the first time, Orange Blockbusters (OBB) proved superior to all the other teams in the division.
OBB defeated Nemostars 2-1 in the best of three series to win the 2022 National Volleyball League on Sunday afternoon at the Old Kampala Arena.
After taking the first set 25-22, OBB lost setter John Bosco Opendi early in the second set after he aggravated his knee injury.
Hussein Adome replaced him but he returned with the set at 22-20 in favour of Nemostars, who eventually won it 25-20.
Opendi’s presence at the start of the third boosted OBB’s confidence and they took the set 25-19. They eventually sealed the game when they won the fourth 25-21
OBB game from a game down to force a decisive which they were able to win 3-1.
Ndejje are 2022 women Champions
Ndejje Elites have defeated Vision Volleyball Camp (VVC) 3-1 to win the 2022 National Volleyball League women’s title at the Old Kampala Arena on Sunday afternoon.
Ndejje took the first set 25-23 before forcing deuce with the second and eventually taking it 27-25.
The third set was a walk in the park for VVC as they won it 25-10, but they recovered to win the fourth 26-24 and, in the process, seal their fifth league title.
Ndejje came from a game down to win the best of three 2-1.
Meanwhile, Elyon Volleyball Club defeated Bugema University 3-2 (27-29, 25-16, 28-26, 22-25 15-12 on Sunday morning at the Old Kampala Arena.
Elyon won the best of three series 2-0 to earn promotion to Serie B.