KeWPL: Makolanders taint Thika Queens run as Vihiga frustrate Oserian

Rebecca Magoma

In-form Makolanders, subjected Thika Queens to their first defeat of the season with a 2-0 scoreline in a Football Kenya Federation Women Premier League Zone A fixture played at Thika Sub-County Stadium.

Lucy Njeri and Nigerian import Vivian Ebere, scored a goal apiece in the second half to make sure the visitors take maximum points.

With the win, Makolanders improved their point tally to 27 in the second place, five points behind Thika Queens who top the log.

Mombasa Olympic is third on the table with 19 points while Spedag who have had a disappointing season occupy the fourth place with 17 points.

In Zone B, Vihiga Queens defeated Oserian Ladies 2-0 at Oserian Grounds.

Prolific Terry Engesha, and Phoebe Owiti scored one apiece to ensure their side finish in a high.

The defeat brought Oserian’s unbeaten run to a halt and they will finish second behind Vihiga Queens for a second consecutive season.

Vihiga Queens finished top of the zone for the second consecutive year and they will take part in the national play-off against Zone A winners,Thika Queens for the second consecutive season.

Last season, the sides met but Thika Queens won 2-0 to lift the title for the second consecutive season.

Queens have managed 33 points, six points off Oserian, having lost a single match all season — a 1-0 loss to Oserian.

In another match played at Kipchoge Keino Stadium, Eldoret Falcons defeated  Vihiga Leeds 2-1.

The win ensured Falcons finish in fourth place with 14 points, two points ahead of Leeds.

Zone B matches came to an end over the weekend with Zone A’s  season finale set for this weekend.

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