8:30 am and our NEW 11:00 am Next Generation Service 5811 Central Church Road, Douglasville, GA 30135

City Church

Upward Soccer

Registration is OPEN for 2015 Fall Soccer!

Register online by clicking here.  2015 Fall Soccer Registration

Or Stop by the church and pick up a form. The church office is open Monday – Thursday from 8am-5pm & Friday 8am-noon.

Registration cost per child is $95. When you pay by June 29th, cost is only $80!  Deadline for all registrations is July 25th.

Fee includes the following:

  • Reversible Soccer Jersey
  • Matching Soccer Socks
  • Water Bottle
  • Award Poster
  • Car Magnet
  • Team Snacks for Regular Scheduled Games
  • End of Season Award

All players must attend one evaluation. Evaluations are Saturday, July 18th & 25th between 9:00am & 11:00am. You do not need an appointment. Evals are held on our soccer fields located behind our church. Our church is located at 5811 Central Church Road, Douglasville, GA 30135

Practices Start the Week of August 17th

Games Dates: September 12, 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Other Important Dates:

Picture Day – September 19th

Coach, Referee & Volunteer Game – TBD

Award Celebration – Tuesday, November 3rd at 7pm in the Sanctuary at Central Baptist church.

The Fall Soccer Season is from August 17th – October 31st. 
 
FAQs
 
1. How often will my child practice? 
  • Practices are held once a week for one hour. Practices are either on Mon, Tues, Thurs or Fri from 5:30-6:30 or 6:30-7:30

2. When & where are the games?

  • Games are held on Saturdays between 10:00am and 2:00pm. Games are one hour long. Games are held on the soccer fields located behind Central Baptist Church. Your child’s game will be on the same field where your child practices each week.

3. Do you offer a multi sibling discount?

  • 3 or more children, there is a $5 off discount per child.

4. Will my children’s practices be on the same night at the same time?

  • We do everything we can to put siblings on the same night however practice nights and times are determined by the coaches. As long as there is a team for the age groups your children are in, practicing on the same night, then yes they will be on the same night as long as you register by July 25th. They may not practice at the same time, again that depends on the coaches. If you want to pick the night your child practices, you can request to be a coach. All coaches must pass a background check administered by Central Baptist Church.

5. Are the teams Co-Ed?

  • Ages 4, 5, and 6 year old in Kindergarten are on co-ed teams and play co-ed teams. Ages 4, 5 and 6 who have never played are on one league while ages 4, 5 & 6 who have one season of experience or more are on another league.
  • 1st Graders – 8th Graders are on gender specific teams and play gender specific teams, meaning girls play girls teams and boys play boys teams.

6. What does it take to be a Coach or Assistant Coach?

  • All Coaches are screened and must pass a background check given by Central Baptist Church
  • All Coaches must enjoy working with children and have a love for Christ
  • Attend one of the Coaches Training Sessions. We will teach you what you need to know about soccer, coaching and Upward
  • Contact Jennifer Edwards at the information below for a background screening form
  • Time commitment is 2 and a half hours a week for 8 weeks and one hour and 15 minutes a week for 3 weeks at the beginning of the season. This is for practices prior to the game weeks.
  • For more information, call Jennifer Edwards at 770-942-9492 or click here to email Jennifer.