Upward Basketball and Cheerleading

Coaches Needed!

For more information, email Laurie lstharp@pcbc.org or Sal sdrivas@pcbc.org.

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Registration Information

  • Early registration (by Oct. 12): $125
  • After October 12 the cost is $150
  • Deadline for registration is October 19
  • A full uniform is included with registration.
  • After October 19th Late Registrations will only be accepted as space allows and will be $160.



Evaluations & Orientations

Everyone must attend one basketball evaluation or cheerleading orientation. These times are "come & go" and should take 20 minutes depending on the crowd when you arrive. They will take place at the PCBC Gym, (corner of Pickwick & Villanova) as follows:

  • Tuesday, October 10
  • Thursday, October 12
  • Monday, October 16
  • Thursday, October 19

Kindergarten (meaning attending 1st grade fall 2018) between 4:30-6:00 pm
1st & 2nd Grade: between 5:00-6:00 pm
3rd – 6th Grade: between 5:30-6:30 pm
All Cheerleaders: between 5:45-6:30 pm 



For Boys and Girls, "K"- 6th Grades

Upward promotes character and self-esteem in every child by providing:

  • A substitution system that promotes equal playing time for every player
  • An evaluation process to provide equal teams and equal opportunity for improvement

In Upward Basketball/Cheerleading you and your friends:

  • Sign up individually, not as a team/squad. Have 1 practice and 1 game each week (Kindergarten practice and game are combined into a 1-hour block each week)
  • Get equal playing time every game
  • Will learn new drills to improve your basketball/cheerleading skills
  • Will receive special recognition awards every game
  • Will receive end of the season award

For more information

Laurie Tharp lstharp@pcbc.org or 214-860-1570