Registration Underway for Upward Basketball
A basketball program for first through eight grade boys and girls is open for online registration with an Oct. 20 deadline.
The Upward Basketball program at West U Baptist and Crosspoint Church aims to promote character and fun, teach sportsmanship and allow kids to improve their basketball skills.
Parents can register their children at www.wubc.org/upward. The cost is $100 before Oct. 20, $125 afterwards, and the fee includes a basketball uniform. Before being placed on a team, players must attend an evaluation session at Crosspoint Church, 4601 Bellaire Blvd.
Practices will begin the week of November 30, with the first game slated for December 19. Weekly practices and games will continue through February 2010, and the season will conclude with a family banquet and awards presentation at Crosspoint Gym.