Welcome to Upward Basketball!
Registration for the 2018 season now open!
Find out how your child can get involved in playing with a purpose!
Whether it's kids basketball, kids soccer, kids flag football or kids cheerleading – you want to find a kids sports league that encourages your child and is right for your family’s busy schedule. With just a 1-hour practice and 1-hour game each week, Upward Sports fits your lifestyle while promoting the values that matter to you. Coaches and fans won’t yell at your child; they’ll cheer for them instead! Say "yes" today to the program that’s fun for your child and right for your family!
Upward Sports is the world’s largest Christian youth sports provider. Their mission is to promote the discovery of Jesus through sports. Visit www.upward.org to learn more.
Online Registration is now closed. New registrations are accepted at evaluations.
All registrations close November 11, 2017.
Who Can Participate?
Any girl or boy in Kindergarten through 4th grade.
Where Will Practices and Games Be Held?
Practices and games are at two locations:
First United Methodist Church, 29 East Walnut Street, Lancaster
Highland Presbyterian Church, 500 East Roseville Road, Lancaster
When Will Practices and Games Be Held?
Practices begin the week of January 8, 3 weeks before the first game. The season is 8 weeks long, January 26-March 17. Children have one practice and one game per week for 8 weeks.
How Much Does it Cost?
The early registration cost per child is $65; after November 3, the cost is $70. Basketball shorts are optional at a cost of $15. Scholarships are available. Please email Laura Sambrick or call 717-394-7231 for more information.
Registration for the 2018 Upward season is now open. Deadline for registration is November 11.
November 4 EVALUATIONS at Highland Presbyterian Church
9:00-11:00 am: 1st and 2nd grade boys and girls
11:00 am-1:00 pm: 3rd and 4th Grade boys and girls
1:00-3:00 pm: K boys and girls
November 8 MAKE-UP EVALUATIONS, First UMC, 6:00-8:00 pm, All ages
November 11 MAKE-UP EVALUATIONS First UMC, 9:00 am-12:00 pm, All ages
We would love to talk to you! Email Laura Sambrick, Upward Basketball Director or call 717-394-7231 ex. 210.
Serve as an Upward Volunteer
We are blessed by volunteers who help ensure that our programs run smoothly and soundly. Volunteers make an incredible impact, serving as valuable role models and helping players develop into TOTAL athletes. Referees, coaches, scorekeepers, concession stand workers – there are so many different volunteer opportunities available.
If you would like to know more about volunteering, please fill out the form below and click submit. The information will be sent to Laura Sambrick, the director of Upward.