The largest christian sports league is coming to Zanesville this summer.
The Upwards Sports Soccer Camp is currently taking registrations for the program until June 3rd . Pastor of First Baptist Church of Zanesville, Joe Seese says it’s important to complete forms by that date because there will be an event that day.
"We we will be measuring for camp shirts as well as giving the kids a chance to do some skill evaluations to make sure they are on balanced teams for the soccer games, " said Seese.
The games will take place at their south campus property on Stanley Avenue in South Zanesville. Seese says he believes participating can positively affect children.
" It gives them a holistic approach to life it teaches them some sports fundamentals as well as teaching them some important core values that will help them in life," said Seese.
The program will last a week from June 24th through June 28th. The registration cost 30 dollars. The fee includes a t-shirt, personalized soccer ball and award posters. For more information you can visit the church’s website.