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Every fall and winter, St. Paul offers basketball and cheerleading for students. This year’s league is offered to boys and girls, Kindergarten through 8th grade.

Registration begins Saturday, October 8
Three Ways to Register:

  1. Pick up a brochure and mail to St. Paul UMC at 2000 Douglass Blvd, Louisville, KY 40205
  2. Fill out a brochure at St. Paul UMC and drop it off Monday through Friday, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  3. Register online:
Register for Upward!

Basketball: $80

Optional basektbal shorts are available for $16.
Option cheerleading mock turtleneck is available for $16.

Evaluation & Orientation Nights
St. Paul – Family Life Center
Everyone must attend one basketball evaluation or cheerleading orientation (depending on the sport you have chosen)/

Evaluation Night One (Boys and Girls, K-5th Grade)
Thursday, November 10, 5:00-8:00pm

Evaluation Night Two (Boys and Girls, 6th-8th Grade)
Tuesday, November 15, 5:00-8:00pm

If you cannot attend your assigned evaluation night, just let the Upward League Directors know so they can rearrange! Mike and Tammi Kinser, Upward League Directors, at

Important Dates
December 5, 2016 – Upward Practices Begin (practices occur on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays)
January 14, 2016 – First Game
February 4, 2016 – Upward Picture Day
March 4 – Upward Awards and Celebration

There are a number of ways to get involved with Upward!

  • Volunteer for one or more evaluation nights (November 10 and 15)
  • Volunteer to coach throughout the season
  • Volunteer to referee for one or more games during the season
  • Volunteer to greet guests or run the information desk
  • Volunteer to host a concession stand!

For more information, contact:
Mike and Tammi Kinser, Upward Coordinators, at