Kenya women's national basketball team

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Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya
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FIBA ranking 71 Increase2.svg 6 (9 August 2021) [1]
Joined FIBA 1965
FIBA zone FIBA Africa
National federation Kenya Basketball Association
Coach George Mayienga
Nickname(s)Lionesses [2]
World Cup
Appearances 1
AfroBasket Women
Appearances7
Medals Silver medal africa.svg Silver: (1993)
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The Kenya women's national basketball team represents Kenya in international competitions. It is administrated by the Kenya Basketball Federation (KBF). [3]

Contents

African Championship record

Team

Current roster

Roster for the 2021 Women's Afrobasket. [4] [5]

Kenya women's national basketball team roster
PlayersCoaches
Pos.No.NameAge – Date of birthHeightClubCtr.
G 4 Jemimah Omondi 25 – (1995-11-15)15 November 19951.68 m (5 ft 6 in) Sprite Storms Flag of Kenya.svg
SG 5 Melissa Otieno 29 – (1992-07-03)3 July 19921.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Equity Bank Flag of Kenya.svg
PG 6 Natalie Mwangale 28 – (1993-09-07)7 September 19931.65 m (5 ft 5 in) Kenya Ports Authority Flag of Kenya.svg
G 7 Georgia Otieno 29 – (1992-06-12)12 June 19921.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Ubumwe BBC Flag of Rwanda.svg
PF 10 Christine Akinyi 23 – (1997-10-20)20 October 19971.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Zetech University Flag of the United States.svg
SF 11 Selina Okumu 28 – (1993-08-11)11 August 19931.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Kenya Ports Authority Flag of Kenya.svg
SG 12 Rose Ouma 36 – (1984-11-06)6 November 19841.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Al-Nasr Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg
C 13 Mercy Wanyama 29 – (1992-01-14)14 January 19921.85 m (6 ft 1 in) A. D. Cortegada Flag of Spain.svg
PF 14 Vilma Owino 28 – (1993-08-18)18 August 19931.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Kenya Ports Authority Flag of Kenya.svg
PF 15 Ivy Opicho 22 – (1999-07-15)15 July 19991.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Strathmore University Flag of Kenya.svg
SF 30 Victoria Reynolds 23 – (1997-11-27)27 November 19971.78 m (5 ft 10 in) William & Mary Tribe Flag of the United States.svg
PF 45 Brenda Wasuda 32 – (1989-05-07)7 May 19891.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Seattle Redhawks Flag of the United States.svg
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
  • Flag of Kenya.svg Jacob Opel
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 18 September 2021

Head coach position

See also

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References

  1. "FIBA Ranking Presented by Nike". FIBA. 9 August 2021. Retrieved 9 August 2021.
  2. 1 2 Kenya women’s basketball embarks on mending the rim Maxwell Wasike (Kenya Broadcasting Corporation), 26 April 2021. Retrieved 30 April 2021.
  3. FIBA National Federations – Kenya, fiba.com. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  4. "AfroBasket: Adhiambo casualty as Lionesses squad is named". citizentv.co.ke. 14 September 2021.
  5. "Team Roster Kenya". fiba.basketball. Retrieved 18 September 2021.