Upward Basketball & Cheer


To register mail or bring info to:
Crestwood United Methodist Church, 7214 Kavanaugh Road, Crestwood, KY  40014
Crestwood Baptist Church, PO Box 70, Crestwood, KY  40014
Or register online by clicking here.

Deadline for  registration is Nov 5. $10 late fee after Nov 5.

Evaluations and Orientations take place at Crestwood Baptist Church on these dates:
Sunday, Nov 6, between 2pm – 4:30pm
Monday, Nov 7, between 6pm – 8pm

Then at CUMC on this date:
Tuesday, Nov 8, between 2pm – 5pm


To Be Announced


Upward Basketball and Cheer are  recreational and instructional  leagues promoting character, self-esteem, and Salvation. The end of the season includes an awards ceremony and league award for each participant.

For more information about Upward Sports, go to: www.upward.org.


Practices are held for 1 hour, one night per week (Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday).  Your child will practice at either Crestwood Baptist or Crestwood United Methodist Church. (Both churches are part of the same league).

Practices begin the week of Nov 28, 2016

Games are on Saturdays beginning January 7, 2017

Awards Celebration will be the week after the season completes. TBA.


$85.00 per participant. Make checks payable to Crestwood United Methodist Church.

Family maximum is $170.

Basketball includes team jersey, t-shirt, player kit, team and individual picture, and end of season award.

Cheer includes  cheer jersey, cheer skort, player kit, team and individual picture, and end of season award.

Scholarships are available. Please contact Ron or Tina Terry at 502-494-9246 for more information.


Upward Basketball is designed for boys grades K-8th and girls grades K-6th – Divisions are as follows:

  • Kindergarten: Coed (all other divisions offered for boys and girls separately)
  • 1st/2nd Grade, 3rd/4th Grade, 5th/6th Grade, 7th/8th (boys)
  • Kindergarten participants must be enrolled in Kindergarten, or 5 years old by October 1, 2015.

Upward Cheerleading is open to all boys and girls grades Kindergarten through 6th grade.

  • Teams will be broken down into teams based upon grade level and the number of participants in the league.
  • Kindergarten participants must be enrolled in Kindergarten or 5 years old by October 1, 2015.


Crestwood Baptist Church and Crestwood United Methodist Church.

Some age groups will travel to other community churches for some of their games.

Description of Game Locations:

CBC=Crestwood Baptist Church, 6400 Sweetbay Drive, Crestwood

CUMC=Crestwood United Methodist Church, 7214 Kavanaugh Road, Crestwood

Middletown=Middletown United Methodist Church, 11902 Old Shelbyville Rd, Louisville

Springdale=Springdale Community Church, 4601 Springdale Road, Louisville

St. John=St. John United Methodist Church, 12700 U.S. 42, Prospect