Upward Sports 

JANUARY 9 - MARCH 12, 2017


Sunday, March 12, 2017

4-6 PM  /  Doors open at 3:30 AM at the Charlotte Middle School at 1068 Carlisle Hwy, Charlotte

Upward 2017 Guest Performer.jpgFeaturing Ilze Luneau, Ball Handler



  • Providing an evaluation system that promotes equal teams and opportunities
  • one-hour practice and game each week
  • Unique sub system for each team ensures every youth athlete plays
  • Creating the opportunity for every child to learn the skills of the game

Your child will have fun learning or improving their sport specific skills through Upward. Child will receive a special recognition award after every game and have the opportunity to develop new friendships.  At the end of the season is an Award Program at the Charlotte Junior High School.

 Volunteering: We need you to help make the UPWARD program a success at FBC! There are many ways to volunteer your time or talents. Ministry needs are: Prayer partners, Referees, Concessions, Coaches, Scorekeepers.  What part will you play?

 Contact: Becky McKeever at 517.543.6900, or click here to e-mail.

 Basketball:  Each child will receive the following:

  • Upward reversible jersey
  • Upward Basketball T-shirt 
  • End-of-season award
  • Shorts may be purchased separate

 Cheerleading: They will also learn techniques to improve their cheerleading skills. Each cheerleader receive the following:

  • Upward Cheerleading uniform
  • Upward Cheerleading megaphone
  • Upward pom-poms
  • End-of-season award



Does your child want to be part of a team that provides a fun and encouraging sports experience while learning the fundamentals of basketball and cheerleading? Upward is a sports ministry designed for elementary grade boys and girls that focuses on salvation, character, and self-esteem and believes that every child is a winner! First Baptist Church of Charlotte will offer basketball and cheerleading for the 2015 Upward Season. Everyone is welcome to take an active part in this ministry. There are opportunities to pray for our season, coach a team, referee a game, share devotion, or work concessions. Take a look around, see what we have to offer and contact us if you have an questions or want to serve in this ministry.

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