Simpson University to Host March Madness 3-on-3 Tournament

For Immediate Release


REDDING, Calif. - Simpson University will host Youth for Christ Shasta’s 14th annual March Madness 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on March 15.

The tournament, featuring boys teams from high schools in Shasta, Tehama, Trinity, Siskiyou, Butte, Glenn, Colusa, and Humboldt counties, will begin at 8 a.m. in the university’s Heritage Student Life Center, 2211 College View Drive in Redding.

Slam-dunk and half-court competitions will take place around noon, along with a message from a speaker.

Youth for Christ Shasta is celebrating its 25th year of service to the community. For more information about the event, or to register to play, visit


Youth for Christ Shasta is a non-profit, non-denominational youth ministry dedicated to working with junior high and high school students. They are dedicated to building relationships with teens on campuses, in neighborhoods and in juvenile institutions, providing programs, special events and mentoring. Learn more at


Simpson University is a Christian university offering undergraduate, graduate, and teaching credential programs. Academic programs include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults in the north state. Simpson’s newest programs include bachelor's degrees in Spanish and nursing, and master’s degrees in counseling psychology and organizational leadership. Learn about our new Science & Nursing Building at For information about the university, or to arrange a campus visit, call 1-888-9-SIMPSON or visit


Contact: SU Public Relations