Update, as of  5-10: Well, it's official. 2020 Upward Soccer season has been cancelled.  It's sad but who know what God has in store instead. You will however be getting a refund for your registration. We in midst of processing that. Please be patient though. We will miss having the hosting season as much as you and your kids will miss playing. We will just have to try again next year.

2020 Upward Soccer

Update 3-27-20 "Upward Sports":

Good afternoon Upward families,

As many of you have anticipated, the 2020 First Baptist Welcome Upward Soccer season will be delayed and we anticipate a condensed season.  We will continue to monitor the guidelines and requirements that our local and state agencies have put in to place.  We will continue to update you as things may change.
We are praying for you all!

With Christ love, First Baptist Welcome Staff301-752-6637


Registration Now Open


Boys and Girls
SAME LOCATION: for Practices and Games
Age 4 (by April) to Grade 8

NEW for 2020 - High School Division grades 9-12

Evaluations March 7, 9am - 12pm
First Practice: Week of March 30
First Game: April 18
Last Game: June 13


Parking: To keep our parking as safe as possible, please use the following parking assignments:

Right of Church: Reserved for Coaches
Front of Church: Reserved for 9:00 AM Teams
Left Back of Church: Reserved for Handicap, Pregnant, Etc
Blacktop gated road to Left of Church: Reserved for 10:30 AM Teams. Please use bridges to access the soccer fields. Turn around at the end and parking heading out against guard rail.

Smoking Areas: We ask that you smoke in or near your car. Thank you.

Animals:  For safety reasons, please keep your animals on a leash and controlled.  Also, please remove all animal waste from the grass areas.

Playground: For safety reasons, the playground is closed until further notice.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.  Our hope is that all families can have an enjoyable and uplifting experience.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask.

Thank you,


How can I contribute?

Opportunity to Serve

Putting on an Upward event is quite a bit of work and ALL blessing.  Watching the kids grow in ability, both physically and spiritually, is a special kind of reward. Being a part of something that special is priceless. There are many ways to help out, and you don't have to do it every time.  There will always be needs like...

  • Referees
  • Line judges
  • Parking assistants
  • Prayer partners
  • Half Time Devotional
  • Scholarship donors
  • Busters Grill
    • Food wrappers
    • Drink tenders
    • Customer service reps
    • Runners
    • Kitchen help
    • Set up and take down
    • Cleanup
  • Setup (starts at 7:30am)
  • Take down (right after last game)
  • Awards day (always need extra help!)