What are the rules unique to Upward Sports?
What color are uniforms this season?
to see uniform colors for your athlete.
What is the 360 Progression?
What is the cost of registration?
Early registration is $85 by February 3. Standard registration is $99 after February 3.
Are there any sibling discounts?
Yes. Each sibling is an additional $5 off registration.
Do you offer any other discounts?
Yes. Head coaches receive a $15 discount for serving and assistant coaches receive an $8 discount for serving. Click here
to be a coach.
Do you offer scholarships for athletes?
Yes. We have a scholarship request form that we ask parents to complete. This does not guarantee a scholarship but our staff will review the request and do everything we can to assist. Click here
to complete a request.
When is the registration deadline?
Registration ends on our first game day, March 24.
What all does my athlete receive after registering?
All athletes get a first class sports experience. Our league focuses on what we call the 360 progression of each athlete. This includes developing the athlete mentally, athletically, socially, and spiritually. In addition, athletes will receive a player kit, which includes their a reversible uniform, socks (soccer only), water bottle (soccer only), flags (football only), and play wristband (football only). Shorts are an optional purchase at registration at $16.
Does everyone need to attend an evaluation?
Yes. It is recommended that all athletes attend evaluations to ensure our league remains fun and competitive. Evaluations will be Saturday, February 3, and Saturday, February 10, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. The evaluation will take approximately 20-30 min for each athlete. Athletes should wear athletic clothing and cleats or athletic shoes.
Are coaches background checked?
Yes. All of our coaches and referees are background checked prior to serving.
When and where are practices held?
Practices are held on Monday or Tuesday evenings from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at 2185 Golden Heights Rd. Fort Worth, TX 76177. The practice night your athlete is on will depend on which team they are assigned. Please check your roster for practice night information. Our first practices will be February 26 and 27.
What should my child wear to practice?
For soccer, we suggest your child wear athletic clothing, soccer cleats, and shin guards on practice nights to ensure proper performance and safety. For flag football, we suggest your child wear athletic clothing and football cleats for proper performance.
When and where are games played?
Games are played on Saturday mornings at either 9:00 or 10:30 a.m. at 2185 Golden Heights Rd. Fort Worth, TX 76177. Refer to your athletes schedule for specific game times and field number. Our first game will be March 24.
What should my child wear for game day?
All athletes are required to wear their uniform on game days. In addition, soccer athletes are required to wear shin guards and flag football athletes are required to wear mouth guards. This ensures safety for all athletes. Cleats are suggested but not mandatory for all sports.
How many practices and games will my athlete have each week?
For convenience, athletes have one practice and one game per week.
Will we have a picture day?
Yes. Dates for the picture day will be sent to all participants. Please check emails to ensure you know the correct date.
What should my child wear on picture day?
Athletes should dress in game day attire on picture day.
When can I expect to receive my athletes coach information, roster, and schedule?
We try to get this to all participants ASAP. You can expect to receive this information within 10 days after the last evaluation date.
When can my athlete expect to receive their player kit?
Athletes will receive their player kits at the first or second practice.
How will I receive information about the league throughout the season?
We try to offer multiple means of communication. We utilize email and text messaging as our main sources of league-wide communication. In addition, each coach will have their own form of communicating that works best for them and their team.
What happens if a practice or game day gets rained out?
You will be notified ASAP via text, email, and Facebook if we have to cancel practice or games due to inclement weather or field damage caused by inclement weather (i.e. wet or muddy fields). Practices that are canceled will not be made up. However, we will have a make-up game day after the last game. Dates for these are provided to parents prior to the beginning of the season. See registration details at the top of the page for current season dates.