Welcome to Highlands Community Church                                   Upward Basketball (Boys and Girls Divisions) and Girls Cheerleading                                                        (Grades 1-6)

                    Registration for the 2018 season will open September 25,  2017.

         Please contact Jeff Belmondo at Upward@highlandscc.org with questions.

Please review the steps below prior to setting up a user account and registering your children.

First Time Users
Set up a New Customer Primary Contact Family Account:
1. Click "Register" button in the upper right corner of this screen
2. Enter name of the account's primary contact - NOT your child's name
3. Establish account user name and password
4. Complete primary and secondary contact information

Register your child for Basketball or Cheerleading
1. Following primary and secondary contact set up, enter child's information at the New Participant screen 
2. Select appropriate 2018 Basketball or Cheerleading grade-level program option
3. Proceed with registration
4. Click "Submit order" at the bottom of the final checkout screen to complete your registration
5. Upon successful registration you will receive an Order Confirmation and Receipt email

Returning Users
Register your child for Basketball or Cheerleading:
1. Click "Login" button in upper right corner of this screen
2. Enter your Upward user name and password to sign in
3. Click circular gear icon at far right of title bar and review/update your account information
4. Click circular icon on "Participants" title bar to review/update or add new child information
5. Click blue "Register Now" button
6. Select appropriate 2018 Basketball or Cheerleading grade-level program option 
7. Proceed with registration
8. Click "Submit order" at the bottom of the final checkout screen to complete your registration
9. Upon successful registration you will receive an Order Confirmation and Receipt email

For questions or to get more information please contact Jeff Belmondo, League Director, at : Upward@highlandscc.org

About Upward

Highlands Community Church Upward Sports Basketball and Cheerleading Program is for 1st - 6th grade boys and girls. 

Upward Sports programs seek to develop character in every player by providing an equal opportunity for improvement, while stressing sportsmanship in every situation. 

For more information go to www.upward.org

For information about Upward Seattle Stars advanced developmental training go to www.upwardstarsseattle.org

2018 Season Information


Online Registration for 2018 season opens September 25, 2017 and closes October 28, 2017 (or when divisions are filled). Register early as league fills up quickly!

- Registration cost is $95 per child. -  Includes reversible basketball jersey and shirt (basketball) or cheer top, skort, megaphone and poms (cheer), and year- end award.
- Optional reversible basketball shorts or cheer turtlenecks can be ordered for $18 during online registration.
- Partial scholarships are available. 

Player Skill Assessments and Orientations 
All participants must attend a 30 minute basketball skill assessment or cheerleading orientation, which includes uniform fittings.
Assessments and Orientations will take place on October 28, 2017 at:
Highlands Community Church Family Life Center
(Renton campus)
3031 NE 10th St
Renton, WA 98056

Basketball 1-2nd grade: Sat, Oct 28, arrive anytime between 9-11am
Basketball 3-4th grade: Sat. Oct 28, arrive anytime between 11am - 1pm
Basketball 5-6th grade: Sat, Oct 28 arrive anytime between 1-3pm
Cheerleading 1-6th grade: Sat, Oct 28 arrive anytime between 11am - 1pm

Note: Families with more than one child participating may bring all their participants to one of the grade-appropriate skill assessment/orientation sessions.

Team Assignments, Practices and Games
Coaches will contact players with team assignments and practices days/ times in early December.  Practice schedules are built around volunteer coach availability.

Practices -  Held Monday-Thursdays and begin the week of January 8, 2018.  Each team practices for one hour a week.
Note: During the online registration process there is an opportunity for parents to indicate one night that their child cannot practice; we will attempt
to honor that request. 

  -  Boys 5-6th grade games are Friday nights, all others are on Saturdays.
Each game lasts 1 hour. 
First games are January 26 and 27, with the last games on March 16 and 17.
All-league Awards Celebration is for all participants, families and friends.  It will be held Sunday, March 18th, 2018.

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