Upward Sports is for Boys and Girls K4 – 6th Grade

 

Upward at Emmanuel continues to promote character and self-esteem in every child by providing a substitution system that promotes equal playing time for each player and an evaluation process to help provide equal teams and equal opportunity for improvement.

Games are always on Saturday’s from 9-noon as follows:
K4-K5 – 9:00 a.m.
1st-2nd – 10:00 a.m.
3rd & 4th – 11:00 a.m.
5th & 6th – Noon

BASKETBALL/CHEER: JANUARY 2017

Cost:  $60

FLAG FOOTBALL/ CHEER: SEPTEMBER 2017

Cost: $45 for the first 100 participants, $60 after
Registration: Date to be determined
Evaluations: July 17th, 18th and 21st from 6pm-8pm
First Practice: Begins week of August 21st
Games Begin: September 9th
Celebration Day: November 4th

WHEN YOU PLAY UPWARD BASKETBALL, YOU AND YOUR FRIENDS:

  • Sign up individually, not as a team (buddy requests available for K-2nd grades)
  • Practice and play a game once each week for an hour
  • Learn new drills to improve your basketball/cheer skills
  • Receive special recognition awards every game

You get cool basketball/cheer gear:

  • Upward t-shirt & jersey, Cheer top & skort
  • Upward car magnet
  • End of season award


PRACTICE INFO:

Practices run Mon, Tues or Friday, for an hour between  5-8 pm. The younger children generally get the earlier practices.  The practice schedule comes out mid-December.


According to Livestrong, children quit playing sports, because they lose interest and are no longer having fun.  Our Kids’ sport programs strive to change this pattern!