SPORTS SHORT: Upward hoops adds evaluation night

Upward Basketball is adding another Skills Evaluation Night prior to the 2013 season, which begins with games Oct. 26 and ends Dec. 14.

The last chance evaluation night will be Tuesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. for children grades 1-6 who wish to play in the Upward Basketball league. The evaluation process takes 20-30 minutes, and will be held at New Hope Christian Church at 3901 S. Center St. in Marshalltown.

Call (641) 752-1612 with questions, or go online to or for more information.