Mwamba RFC, third at the Christies, headline Pool C and are grouped with Pan Africa Strathmore Leos, Blak Blad and Thika in the second round of the National Sevens Series, the Dala Sevens taking place in Kisumu City on 8/9 August.
Fresh from winning their home tournament, the Christie Sevens, Kenya Harlequin FC are seeded top in a tough Pool A with Kabras Sugar, Menengai Cream Homeboyz and NAFTAG Sharks.
Reigning series champions KCB will have to contend with Resolution Impala Saracens, Western Bulls and Kisii in Pool B in their bid to defend their Dala title and stay in the race for a successful series defense.
Total Nondies are in Pool D with Top Fry Nakuru, Daystar and hosts Kisumu RFC.
The second tier competition has attracted 24 teams with varsity sides Mean Machine and Catholic Monks top seeds this weekend.
Division 2 Pools
Pool E: Mean Machine, MKU Thika,Comras,Chemelil
Pool F: Catholic Monks, Stormers, KPA Eldoret,MKU Nairobi
Pool G: KCA, Masinde Muliro, Egerton, Oyugis
Pool H: Masaku, TUK,Eldoret,Butere
Pool I: Makueni, Moi University, Sheywe, Mbale
Pool J: JKUAT, Bungoma, Homa Bay, Siaya