Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Thurs., Aug. 7 is the deadline for boys and girls who will turn four years old by Sept. 1 through grade six to sign up to play Upward Soccer this fall.
The program is co-sponsored by First Baptist Church and Screven Baptist Church. This is also the final day of evaluations, which are required of each participant, that will be at First Baptist, 219 Cleland St., from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
The cost is $50, and those who have more than one child to register will receive a 50 percent discount for the second child per immediate family.
This includes a reversible jersey, socks, water bottle, car magnet, individual awards after each practice and game, Scripture poster, and a special end-of-the-season award.
Practices begin the week of Aug. 18 on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays at 5:30and 6:30 p.m. for one hour per week.
Games will be held on Saturday mornings, beginning Sept. 6 and running through Oct. 25. All practices and games will be at Screven Baptist Church on South Island Road.
Upward Sports seeks to provide “the best sports experience for every child”TM with an objective evaluation for each child and systematic assignment of teams to help achieve balance of abilities. Furthermore, practices are designed to promote self-esteem and individual skill
Improvement, and the game substitution system allows every child to start at least one game during the season while affording equal playing time.
For more information, please call the office of First Baptist Church at 546-5187 or go to the church website at www.fbcgeorgetown.org.