Basketball and Cheerleading

Upward Basketball at CrossLife Sports provides children (Kindergarten – 5th grade) with an opportunity to develop athletically, socially, mentally and spiritually in a safe and fun environment. Through a combination of fun competition and skill development, CrossLife Sports is the perfect place to introduce children to the game of basketball.

Registration will open Sunday, October 11, 2020. Register your child before November 28, and receive a 20% discount. Payment will be accepted during Evaluations on December 5 and 12. See registration link below.

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Volunteers are needed to make Upward a success. Volunteers are needed in the areas of coaching for both basketball and cheerleading, as well as paid referees. To volunteer for any of these much needed positions please visit

Evaluations will take place on December 5 and 12.

Games are held on Saturdays, January 23 – March 6. Practices will be held one evening a week – Monday, Tuesday or Thursday at 6:00 or 7:00 p.m. beginning the week of January 4. Practice will be held on the same day and time every week. Practice nights are dependent on which team/ squad your athlete is drafted to. All practices and games are held in the Christian Life Center Gym at CrossLife Church – Oviedo Campus.

The Upward Celebration Sunday will take place on March 7 during both morning worship services in the Worship Center on the Oviedo Campus! There will be an Awards Luncheon for all players, coaches and families immediately following the second service.

For further information or with any questions, please contact us:
[email protected]
(407) 365-3484 ext.158
Ryan Ritchie, Sports Ministry
Deonna Herrold, Administrative Assistant