Every Child Is a Winner

At selected times throughout the year, GFBC Upward Programs offer an evangelistic sports ministry specifically designed for our boys & girls. Upward Sports is focused on sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ and promoting character & self-esteem in every child. 

Choose a sport:

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Upward Basketball & Cheerleading

Registration Information:

$75: Early Registration Basketball Cost (Per Child)
$85: After October 18

$80: Early Registration Cheerleading cost (Per Child)
$90: After October 18

October 25: Deadline for Registration

Basketball Shorts and Cheerleading Mock Turtlenecks are Included at No Additional Cost

Download Registration Brochure

Evaluations and Orientations:

They Will Take Place at the GFBC Family Life Center as Follows:

Tuesday, October 16 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
K5 and 1st Grade Boys and Girls

Tuesday, October 23 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
2nd and 3rd Grade Boys and Girls

Thursday, October 25 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
4th and 5th Grade Boys and Girls


Program Schedule

Monday, November 5 | First Practice
Saturday, December 8 | First Game
TBA | Awards Celebration

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Upward Soccer

  • Upward Soccer is offered to boys and girls, ages 4 years - 5th Grade.

  • Registration begins in June.

  • Teams practice one day a week at the Upward Soccer fields.

  • Upward Soccer season runs from August through October.

League Schedule

Awards Celebration: Monday, October 22 | 6:30 PM | Upward Park

Click here for the 2018 Soccer Schedules


Upward Baseball/Softball (Spring)

  • Upward Baseball is offered to boys, ages 5 - 12 years.

  • Upward Softball is offered to girls ages, 4 - 12 years.

  • Spring Registration begins in January.

  • Teams practice one day a week at the Upward Baseball & Softball fields.

  • Upward Baseball and Softball Spring season runs from March through May.


Upward Baseball (Fall - 6U & 9U)

  • Upward Fall Baseball is offered to boys for 6U & 9U.

  • Fall Registration begins in July.

  • Teams practice one day a week at the Upward Baseball fields.

  • Upward Fall Baseball season runs from August through October.

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