Information & registration

Click here to register for the 2023-2024 Basketball/Cheerleading season

Upward™ is an evangelistic sports ministry dedicated to promoting community outreach, developing volunteer leadership, and sharing the love of Christ with children and their families.

Specifically designed for K-5 through 8th grade boys and girls, Upward sports ministries seek to develop the self-esteem of each participant, while teaching sportsmanship, character, athletic skills, and respect for authority in every situation.

Upward promotes character and self-esteem in every child by providing:
- Equal playing time for every player
- Separate leagues for boys and girls           
- A one-hour practice and game each week of the season
- An evaluation process to provide equal opportunity for improvement
- And much more!

Every player will receive:
- Reversible Upward Basketball jersey
- Upward Basketball t-shirt
- Individual awards after each practice and game
- An end of the year award
If you would like information on Upward:

Myra Gillin 252-320-1378

Angie Umphlett 252-714-6745

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