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MBC Upward Basketball

MBC's Upward Basketball Ministry serves children and students from age 4 up through 8th grade. Participants meet once per week for practice and then Saturday is Game Day! All "age eligible" children and students in the Louisa County area are invited to participate. The season normally begins in December and runs through February.

Chris & Mindy Poland

Basketball League Directors

Have questions about Upward Basketball? Let Chris & Mindy know HERE!

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Upcoming Events


WHERE: Online
WHEN: September-November 11, 2023


WHERE: MBC Gym (Family Life Center)
WHEN: Weekday evenings (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - ONLY), Begins week of December 4, 2023

End-of-Season Celebration day

WHERE: MBC Gym (Family Life Center)
WHEN: TBD, 2023

Student vs. "Faculty" Game

WHERE: MBC Gym (Family Life Center)


WHERE: MBC Gym (Family Life Center)
WHEN: K4 - 5th Grade: Thursday, November 9, 2023 6:00pm - 8:00pm (drop in)
K4 - 5th Grade: Saturday, November 11, 2023 10:00am - 12:00pm (drop in)
6th-8th Grade only: Special Eval - Saturday, November 11, 2023 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm (players need to be there whole time)

Game Day

WHERE: MBC Gym (Family Life Center)
WHEN: Saturday, 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM, Begins January 6, 2024

Upward Recognition Sunday

WHERE: Mineral Baptist Church
WHEN: Sunday, February 25, 2024

Volunteer Opportunities

Upward Sports Team

WHEN: Seasonal, scheduled by your availability 
Volunteer Opportunities Include:
  • Coach
  • Referee
  • Concessions
  • Administrative work
  • Prayer Team
  • Shepherd Tent (Hospitality/Info Tent)
  • Special Events
  • Game Day help
  • Other ideas???

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