Menengai Oilers were the day’s other big winners, cruising to a 30-7 win away to the University of Eldoret.
Kisumu and Western Bulls played out an entertaining fixture at the Mamboleo Showground in Kisumu, the hosts racing into an 8-0 lead at the interval before the Bulls rallied to post a 22-11 result.
Newcomers Ngong showed grit and determination but fell narrowly,going down to a 13-20 home loss at the hands of USIU while Moi University won the clash against Egerton Wasps, posting a 19-12 win.
The tie between South Coast Pirates and JKUAT Cougars was postponed.
Match Day 1 Results
Catholic Monks 0 Mean Machine 32
Ngong 13 USIU 20
Kisumu 11 Western Bulls 22
Moi University 19 Egerton Wasps 12
UoE 7 Menengai Oilers 30
South Coast Pirates v JKUAT – postponed
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