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Our Upward Basketball & Cheerleading League  is a ministry at Temple Church for all families seeking a league that develops the total athlete Mentally, Athletically, Spiritually, and Socially. Upward Sports athletes grow in character, confidence, faith, and sportsmanship. We strive to promote and teach good sportsmanship and teamwork in a Biblical context – we make every attempt to make sure all players get an equal amount of game play. Temple Church is one of many participating churches in a program that is available across the nation. For more information about Upward Sports, visit or call Temple Church at 252-633-3330.  To find out more about Upward Cheerleading, please  click here. 

Upward Basketball and Cheerleading  are  designed for boys and girls from – 8th grade. Upward Basketball teams play by grade (K, 1st-2nd, 3rd-4th, etc.) and Gender with exception of K-2nd (Co-ed). 

Season starts on Friday, 1.8.21. 

Sign Up to Volunteer HERE


We got Cheeleading CAMP on December 5, 2020.


Time: 1:00p.m. to 3:00p.m.
Place : Temple Church Gymnasium
Camp Leaders: Cheer Coach Ashley Garrett and NBHS cheerleading team featuring Brooke Farrell
Cost: 20.00 per participant.

email: to sign up today!

We also have a speacial opportunity to advance your game with Coach Todd Morgan! Sign up for one of his multiple camps coming to Temple Church!


Camps on November 21st, December 5th, and December 12th!

Email: t o register for one of his amazing camps today!

If you’re interested in coaching or volunteering in any way for our 2020-2021 basketball or cheer season, click here!

Questions? Email Melody Davenport at