El-Wak Wings Ladies have been invited by the Confederation of African Volleyball (CAVB) to compete in the 2022 African Volleyball Championship in Tunis from May 19 to June 1, 2022 El-Wak Wings Ladies qualified for the tournament after winning the 2021 Greater Accra Volleyball League.
The club is expected to depart Accra to Tunisia on May 18, 2022.
Appeal for funds
The Manager and coach of El-Wak Wings, Divine Edem Dotse, made a passionate appeal to the government and well-meaning Ghanaians to support the team to compete in the tournament.
“As we speak, I don’t know how we can raise the needed funds for this trip and also prepare for this tournament. I’m, therefore, appealing to the corporate world for their support,” he told the Daily Graphic.
He noted that despite the challenges, the team would still like to compete in the tournament.
‘We have already started training and preparing for this competition. We have kept our fingers crossed in the hope that we get the needed funding to be part of the competition,” he stated.
The team currently atops the Greater Accra Vooleyball Legaue ladder and two years ago became the first civilian team to win the Greater Accra Volleyball League.
It went on to win other international laurels and in Burkina Faso and have been consistent in the Greater Accra Volleyball League.