UPWARD BASKETBALL AND CHEERLEADING PROVIDES A FUN ENVIRONMENT BUILT AROUND HEALTHY COMPETITION FOR KIDS, TEACHING SKILLS FOR THE SPORTS ARENA AND VALUE FOR LIFE.

 

COMPETETIVE SPORTS ENVIRONMENT

**Upward Basketball offers competetive games through balanced talent on each team. Upward Cheerleading gives children the opportunity to learn a sport and be part of the action.

**Upward Basketball’s unique substitution system is designed to provide every child equal playing time, along with competing against an equally matched opponent.

**Upward Cheerleading’s spirit squad format is designed to provide an exciting team based experience.

**Upward Basketball and Cheerleading provide every participant with quality game uniforms to look like a “pro”, as well as other gear to help build team spirit.

 

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

**Upward Basketball equips children with the athletic skills needed to participate at the next level.

**Upward Cheerleading provides the fundamentals that cheer squads everwhere need to succeed.

**Each player and cheeleader will enjoy an exciting game-time experience that improves skills and builds healthy self-confidence.

 

VALUES

**Upward Basketball and Cheerleading coaches stress values – such as sportmanship, teamwork, integrity and respect.

 

FUN FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES

**With supportive coaches and a positive sports environment, Upward Basketball and Cheerleading are designed to bring out “the winner” in every child, and the true spirit of the game both in playing and in cheering.

**Players receive special recognition after every game and an award at the end of the season.

**Upward Basketball and Cheerleading is a fun and family friendly league, limiting the time commitment to one practice and one game per week, avoiding parent and player burnout.

Upward Registration Form 2016-2017

…or Register Online here.

Registration & Evaluations 2016/2017

 

Registration

 

Registration cost per child for Basketball or Cheerleading is $75. This includes full uniform (including basketball shorts and mock turtlenecks for cheer.)

 

Registration Deadline is Monday, October 31st.

 

*There is a $5 discount for the 1st additional sibling from the same household, $10 discount for the 2nd, $15 discount for the third, etc.
*Please make checks payable to First Church of the Nazarene.

 

Mail Registration Form & Fee to :
First Naz
807 Coshocton Ave.
Mt. Vernon, OH 43050

 

 

Evaluations

 

K & 1st Grade Boys & Girls • Saturday, November 12th • 9:00 am – 10:00 am

 

2nd & 3rd Grade Boys & Girls • Saturday, November 12th • 10:15 – 11:15 am

 

4th & 5th Grade Boys & Girls • Saturday, November 12th • 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

 

6th & 9th Grade Boys & Girls • Saturday, November 12th • 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

 

All Cheerleaders Orientation & Sizing • Thursday, November 10th • 6:00 – 7:00 pm

 

***Each child MUST attend an evaluation/orientation***