Sports Ministry

Ron Daniels, Upward League Director

Upward League Information

 

We offer Basketball and Cheerleading to children Kindergarten through eighth grade. Our Upward Sports season occurs annually from October-February. With Upward, EVERY CHILD PLAYS, EVERY CHILD LEARNS, AND EVERY CHILD IS A WINNER.

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  • a personal relationship with the one true God through Jesus, His Son (John 3:16, John 14:6, Romans 10:9,10)
  • personal character with respect, honor, and integrity
  • self-esteem in every child;a sense of personal value from a biblical world view
  • a knowledge of the fundamentals of basketball
  • an understanding and enjoyment of the sport
  • sportsmanship and a respect for authority in any situation, on and off the court

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Our desire is to provide a positive sports experience for every child! To do that we:

  • Create a fun and competitive sports environment
  • Teach sport fundamentals
  • Teach life lessons from the Bible during practice huddles
  • Recruit coaches who are focused on having fun, developing skills and building character

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Our Commitment is to share the love of Jesus Christ with each player, coach, referee, volunteer, and family member that participates in our Upward Sports Ministry.

Upward Basketball & Cheerleading

Online registration:

https://registration.upward.org/UPW80761

Volunteer application:

https://registration.upward.org/UPW80761/volunteer

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

The registration cost per child for basketball is $125;

The registration cost per child for cheerleading is $125;

Deadline for registration is October 16th.

 

EVALUATIONS AND ORIENTATIONS:

Basketball participants must attend one basketball evaluation. They will take place at Roswell Street Baptist Church (Bldg G) as follows:

All Girl AND K-3rd Boys

-Tuesday, October 12th, between 5-7pm

-Thursday, October 14th, between 5-7pm

-Saturday, October 16th, between 9am-12pm  

4th– 8th Boys

-Saturday, October 16th, between 1-2pm (Game Play Evaluation)

 

PROGRAM SCHEDULE:

First Practice – Monday, November 1, 2021 (one practice per week)

First Game – Saturday, December 4, 2021 (one game per week | 8 games minimum)

Last Season Game – Saturday, February 6, 2022

End of Season Tournament – Saturday, February 12 , 2022 (Full Court Teams Only)

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Ron Daniels

Email: rondaniels@roswellstreet.com

Office: 770-424-9836