Simpson University to hold Annual Athletic Golf Tournament

For Immediate Release


REDDING, Calif. – Simpson University will hold its annual athletic fundraising golf tournament at Tierra Oaks Club on Friday, May 6.

Those interested in the golf tournament can register for $100 per person before May 2 by visiting calling (530) 226-4703. Registration is limited to the first 100 golfers. Early registration is also available from March 15 to April 15, and benefits will include one free mulligan per player during early registration.

All registered golfers will receive breakfast and lunch, and 18 holes of golf, including a cart. Golfers will also attend an awards ceremony.

Simpson University Athletic Director Joe Griffin said, "The growth of the athletic department has added a lot of excitement to Simpson University. With 11 varsity teams and two development teams, the sports teams are busier than ever and working harder than ever to bring success to their programs".

Proceeds from the tournament will be used to support men's and women's intercollegiate sports programs and athletic scholarships. Sponsorship packages for businesses are available online at

For additional information on the golf tournament or to inquire about being a sponsor, contact Robin Bankson at (530) 226-4703.


Simpson University is a Christian university offering undergraduate, graduate and teaching credential programs. Simpson’s athletic department offers intercollegiate programs in women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s soccer, basketball, cross-country, golf, baseball, and, most recently, women’s softball. For more information about Simpson University athletics, please visit, or to arrange a personalized visit, call 1-888-9-SIMPSON or visit


Contact: SU Public Relations
(530) 226-4737