Upward Sports

 


Upward 2020 Dates – Boys & Girls 4 years old – 6th Grade

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UPWARD 2020 BASKETBALL (subject to change)

REGISTRATION
REGISTRATION OPENS- November 1, 2019
REGISTRATION ONLINE DEADLINE- January 5, 2020
REGISTRATION IN-PERSON DEADLINE-January 8, 2020

EVALUATIONS
BOYS 1ST-6TH GRADE- Thursday, January 9, 2020
Last Name A-F @6:00pm
Last Name G-P @7:00pm
Last Name Q-Z @8:00pm

GIRLS 1ST-6TH GRADE- Friday, January 10, 2020
Last Name A-F @6:00pm
Last Name G-P @7:00pm
Last Name Q-Z @8:00pm

INSTRUCTIONAL (4years – Kindergarten)-Saturday, January 11, 2020
Last Name A-F @9:00am
Last Name G-P @10:00am
Last Name Q-Z @11:00am

VOLUNTEER TRAINING/MEETING Saturday, January 18, 2020

PRACTICES Begin the week of January 20-25, 2020

GAME DAYS
First Game Day Saturday, February 1, 2020
Last Game Day, Saturday, March 21, 2020

END OF SEASON CELEBRATION  Sunday, March 22, 2020 @3:00pm
UPWARD 2020 SOCCER (subject to change)

REGISTRATION
REGISTRATION OPENS- March 23, 2020
REGISTRATION ONLINE DEADLINE- May 10, 2020
REGISTRATION IN-PERSON DEADLINE-May 14, 2020

EVALUATIONS

Last Name A-L 
-Friday, May 15, 2020 @6:00pm 
-Saturday, May 16, 2020 @9:00am

Last Name M-Z @7:00pm
-Friday, May 15, 2020 @7:00pm 
-Saturday, May 16, 2020 @10:00am

VOLUNTEER TRAINING/MEETING  Saturday, May 30, 2020

PRACTICES Begin the week of June 1-6, 2020

GAME DAYS
First Game Day Saturday, June 13, 2020
NO GAMES- Saturday, July 4, 2020
Last Game Day, Saturday, August 8, 2020

END OF SEASON CELEBRATION Saturday, August 8, 2020 
Games in Morning
Ceremony
Picnic
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Lisa Babcock - lisababcock@1agonline.com
Volunteers always appreciated.  Discounts available. 
To volunteer for Upward Sports please follow this link to submit your information and Lisa Babcock will contact you.
If you have questions please contact lisababcock@1agonline.com or need more info.

PARENTS INFO: 

  • 4 year olds – Kindergarten: CO-ed Instructional Division= Saturday practice and scrimmages (1 hour only)
  • 1st-6th Grade Boy Division: 1 practice night (determined by coach, approx 1 hour) (1 hour game on Saturday)
  • 1st-6th Grade Girls Division: 1 practice night (determined by coach, approx 1 hour) (1 hour game on Saturday)
UPWARD BASIC SKILLS VIDEO LINKS: Coach/Assistant/Team Parent Helps
Basic Dribbling Skills:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8G7AOI5dlXc
Ball dribbling additional Skills:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mBlwgeNnL58
Pass & Trap Skills: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQi9xe-3Blo
Shooting Skills: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XQWKhwoF8M
Goalkeeper (Reminder no Goalie in the Instructional Division)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CHHp9u7hhVo

For more information or to find out how to volunteer with Upward Sports please contact Lisa Babcock in the church office or email lisababcock@1agonline.com

 

Upward Sports Ministry is a Recreational Sports League, specially designed for 4 year olds-6th Grade Boys & Girls.  Upward Sports seeks to develop the self-esteem of each participant, while teaching respect for authority, sportsmanship, character, and skills.

Since 2005, First Assembly of God is proud to offer Upward Soccer and Upward Basketball Leagues to the community.  Our volunteers come from the community and are vital to the League. We are always looking for parents, family members, high school students from the community to Volunteer. 

Providing the Best Sports Experience for every child.  Take a look around and find out what Upward is all about.  Contact Lisa Babcock in the church office for more information… 724-962-8206 or lisababcock@1agonline.com