Upward Soccer // Spring 2017
Registration for participants is now closed.
Upward Soccer is for kids in Kindergarten (or 5 years old by August 2016) through 6th Grade.
Important Information for the 2017 Season:
The cost for Upward Soccer is $80 until January 15. After January 15, the cost will be $100. This cost includes: a soccer jersey, soccer shorts, socks, water bottle, award poster, soccer car magnet, parent's guide to Upward Soccer, & special end-of-season award.
Evaluations (all evaluations will take place on the Volleyball Courts):*
February 25 - between 9:00 am and 11:00 am
March 4 - between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm
*Note: All players must attend one evaluation. During evaluations, your child will be sized for their uniform. If you DO NOT attend any of the above dates and order the wrong size uniform, you will be charged a $10 shipping fee for a uniform exchange.
November 1 - Registration Begins
January 15 - Early Bird Registration Fees End
March 4 - Registration Deadline
March 27 - Practices Begin
April 15 - Games Begin
June 3 - Awards Celebration
A sports ministry reaching children with the Gospel of Jesus Christ through soccer.
The Upward Soccer season is open to kids in Kindergarten (or age 5 by August 2016) through 6th grade. The season takes place in the Spring, and runs for 8 weeks, plus 2-3 weeks of pre-practices before the first game. Every child must participate in evaluation process prior to the season beginning, in order to determine the level of soccer skill, knowledge and understanding. Each child is then placed on a team, which has one 1-hour practice each week, with one game the following Saturday morning. The Upward Soccer League is coed and the divisions are typically broken down in the following manner:
- 1st & 2nd grade
- 3rd & 4th grade
- 5th & 6th grade
Kindergarten-4 Grade Teams
The format for each age division:
play 4v4, no goalie, field 100' x 60', goals 2.5' x 6'
5 & 6 Grade Teams
play 6v6, with goalie, field 125' x 75', goals 8' x 12
For more information, contact, Jaime McWhorter at firstname.lastname@example.org.