Sports & Recreation for the Family

Our Upstate Sports (formerly SportsLife) ministry is one of the many ways we seek to fulfill the purpose and vision of First Baptist Simpsonville / Upstate Church. There are several sports and recreation opportunities for you and your family.


Basketball, soccer, sports camps, developmental programs, running/walking/biking. Please contact us at [email protected] for more info!

Click any of the sports below to learn more.

Gradeschool Basketball League 

A basketball league for current K5 thru 5th grade children. Learn the basics of basketball while learning Christian characteristics to help you in life and also learning about how much Jesus Christ loves each of his children! Find out more and register here!

Thank you for registering for our 2022-2023 Upstate Sports Grade School Basketball League! We will have one more evaluation on Saturday, October 29, 2022 at 10:00am in the Family Life Center of the downtown campus of First Baptist Simpsonville/Upstate Church (located at the corner of College Street and Church Street in Simpsonville).
Practices will begin the week of November 14th.
First Games are December 10th.
NO practices the week of Thanksgiving. NO practices during Christmas break, December 19-29.
Practices resume the week of January 2nd.
The season will end with the last games on February 4.

Student Basketball League 

Students can pull together a team (which would include an adult coach) and send the roster information and the coach contact information to [email protected] by October 15. Games will be at our Family Life Center at our Downtown Campus.

Upstate Sports Soccer League 

K4 through 5th graders are invited to join us for a soccer league to learn the basics of soccer while building character!

Join us in Spring 2023!

Clubs & Recreational Events

Basketball and Soccer leagues, Volleyball clinics, Trail Life, American Heritage Girls, Basketball Camps, Seasonal sporting events like Skeet Shoot occur throughout the year and several recreational clubs and events are hosted by First Baptist Simpsonville/Upstate Church.

For more information, please email us at [email protected] or call the Church Office at 864-967-8591.

Click any of the activities below to learn more.

Boys in K5-12th grade are invited to be part of Trail Life, a Christian Outdoor Adventure, Character and Leadership program that centers on outdoor experiences that build a young man’s skills and allow him to grow on a personal level and as a leader and a role model for his peers. Trail Life meets Thursdays at 6:30pm!

The AHG Program is dedicated to the mission of building women of integrity through service to God, family, community and country.   
Trail Life and American Heritage Girls meet Thursdays at 6:30pm!