Kibuli SS and KCCA forward Allan Okello was the toast of the opening day at the Brookside East Africa Secondary Schools’ Games in Gulu on Saturday.
Okello scored a second half brace as Kibuli beta Kenya’s Upper Hill 3-2 at Gulu High School ground to under their intentions on a day that delivered mixed results for Ugandan schools.
In rugby, Emmanuel Kwebikanga scored nine points as Mbarara High were roasted by Kenyan rugby giants Kakamega 69-14 in a one-sided game at Comboni Vocational Institute.
The 10-day event will climax next Sunday. Uganda has contingent of 1080 students while Kenya, the reigning champions sent a 717-man strong team, to northern Uganda.
Kibuli 3-2 Upper Hill (Kenya)Girls
Kawempe Muslim 0-0 Alliance (Tanzania)
St Cecilia Misikhu 0-0 St Joseph's Kitale
Kakamega 69-14 Mbarara