Safety ProceduresUpward™ Sports League
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Upward Sports Ministry is a recreational athletic program that is founded in Christian principles and aims to foster children’s athletic and spiritual growth. Here’s a brief description of the ministry, straight from
Established in 1995, Upward Sports is the world’s largest Christian youth sports provider. Upward Sports is the only organization that offers the 360 Progression™, a uniquely designed total sports experience that adapts and expands as players grow in their personal athletic journeys. The 360 Progression develops total athletes mentally, athletically, spiritually, and socially – producing players who excel both on and off the field.
Meade County Upward Basketball/Cheerleading
Basketball: Boys and Girls – K – Grade 6 / Cheerleading: Girls – K – Grade 6
This year’s “season” will look very different but we ARE offering a sports experience
in a Christ-centered environment for young athletes in Meade County.
2021 Meade County Upward Sports Skill Sessions


Weekly one-hour skill sessions for basketball and cheer.
Basketball Skill Sessions will be held in the evenings on
Monday, Tuesday or Thursday. All Cheer Skill Sessions will be held on Saturday at 10:00 a.m.


Basketball: Boys & Girls, Kindergarten – Grade 6
Cheer: Girls, Kindergarten – Grade 6


January 11 – March 6
8 sessions

Safety/Check-In Procedures [Click here for a printer-friendly version]

Masks:  Coaches, guardians, and players must wear masks when entering and exiting the building and when moving around in the building (except for players during the skill sessions).

Check-In:  Volunteers will check temperatures at each entrance. Please do not come if you or your child has a fever.

Player Drop-Off/Check-In: Players are to be dropped off at the gym entrance in the lower parking lot. (Enter from Lawrence Street and exit onto Green Street). Only current session coaches/volunteers and players may enter through that door. Doors will open 10 minutes before the start of the session. [5:50 p.m.; 7:04 p.m., 9:50 a.m.]

Parents:  ONE parent/guardian may observe the skill session from the walking track. Parents/Guardians must enter from the upper parking lot (near the office entrance). Guardian names (as registered) will be on the check in sheet at that entrance. If someone other than the registered guardian will be observing the practice, you must contact Roxanne Nanney prior to the Skill Session.  No children other than players are allowed in the building. [Upward players whose sibling is currently playing may sit with parent/guardian during their sibling’s session.]

Exit: At the end of the Skill Session, players will be dismissed to the stairwell near the elevator to exit through the upper foyer.

Thank you for helping us keep everyone safe.
CLICK HERE for Basketball Session Assignments
All Cheerleaders will meet on Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
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