Upward basketball & cheerleading  is for children in 1st – 6th grades. At Grace Church we are thankful for the opportunity to introduce boys and girls to the love of Jesus Christ through the game of basketball and the fun of cheerleading!  The 2016 Upward games begin on Saturday, January 23 and conclude on Saturday, March 12.  The Awards Ceremony will be on Sunday, March 13 – details for this event will become available as the day draws closer.  The game schedules will be posted on this page once they are finalized.


Saturday, December 5, 2015 in the Activity Center

ALL CHEERLEADERS:  12:30pm-2:00pm


1st & 2nd Graders, 8:00am – 10 am

3rd & 4th Graders, 10:00 am – 12:00noon

5th & 6th Graders, 12:00 noon – 2:00pm

Please note:  You are free to come at any point during your division’s time frame.  Families with multiple participants are encouraged to bring all your children to the oldest child’s time slot if you are able.


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Frequently asked questions about Upward Basketball

Do you have questions about our Upward program? We would be glad to talk to you more about why we LOVE Upward basketball & cheerleading at Grace Church! We’d encourage you to start here and if your question isn’t answered there, call Pastor Brad at the church (266-9281) or email upward@gracemorton.org.