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Upward Sports

Garden Lakes Baptist Church Upward Sports
...where every child is a winner!
Upward seeks to develop the self-esteem of each participant, while teaching respect for authority, sportsmanship, character, and fundamental sports skills. One of the purposes of Upward is to share the love of Jesus with each player, coach, official, and family.
Upward is a sports ministry specifically designed for boys and girls that enhances the self-esteem of each participant while teaching respect for authority, sportsmanship, character and athletic skills. Each child is given equal playing time and emphasis is placed on sportsmanship. Additionally, at each practice, the coach leads his or her team in a short devotional time which includes Scripture memory. In this league, every child is a winner!
Upward is one of the most exciting sports programs in the country. Designed to promote community participation and to develop volunteer leaders, Upward uses something as simple as sports to strengthen life values. Garden Lakes Baptist Church offers Upward soccer in the early spring.

Upward Soccer Season

Upward Soccer Registration Information:
The early registration cost per child for soccer is $65; after February 21, the cost is $75.  Deadline for registration is February 27.
Everyone must attend one soccer evaluation.  Evaluations are for boys & girls 4 years old through 6th grade.  They will take place at the Garden Lakes Church Gym as follow.
Thursday, February 19, between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 21, between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

Program Schedule: Cleats Recommended
First Practice - Monday, March 16, 2015
First Game - Saturday, March 21, 2015
Awards Celebration - Tuesday, May 12, 2015
For More Information:
Garden Lakes Baptist Church - 706-2334-6615
2200 Redmond Circle NW, Rome, GA 30165
Participants and parents will be notified of weather cancellations, and make up games will generally take place a week after the cancelled games, on Sunday afternoon beginning at 2 p.m.
Soccer Awards Night will take place in the sanctuary at Garden Lakes Baptist Church, Thursday, May 12, 2015.

Contact Information:
Jan Phillips