GPSA Locations

GPSA Office
P.O. Box 413
Pueblo, CO 81002

GPSA Room
Massari Arena
Colo State Univ.- Pueblo
Pueblo, CO 81007

Hall of Fame Wall
Thatcher Building (Main Floor)
5th and Main
Pueblo, CO 81003

Top Panel
Tuesday, 21 November 2017

GPSA Meetings

Below is a list of remaining meetings dates for the GPSA during the 2017 calendar year. All meeting held on the third Monday from Jan. to May and Aug. through Nov. in the GPSA at Massari Arena. Dates are subject to change if necessary.

 Nov. 20

Application Deadline

The deadline for nominations each year is Aug. 1.  Go to the Application Tab above to download and fill out an application today.

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Charles G. “Chuck” Hitchcock

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1941...Lettered two seasons (1939-40) playing football for the Wildcats at fullback...Honorary Captain of the 1940 Pueblo Central Wildcat Football Team...Hitchcock was the designated Captain of the All-Conference eleven of 1940 by a poll - most points - voting by his conference peers...Chosen Fullback on the Denver Post All-State Football Team...Played in the First All-Star Football Game in the Summer of 1941...Chuck also lettered one season (1941) track, participating in the Pole Vault & High Jump events.

College: Went to Western State College (WSC), Gunnison, CO where he graduated in 1949...Played four years (1945-48) at fullback on the Mountaineers football team...Chosen All-Conference Halfback in 1947 and 1948...Hitchcock was the first player to score a touchdown in the Mountaineer Bowl at WSC...Spent two years (1948-49) on the track team at WSC competing in the Pole Vault, High Hurdles and High Jump.

Advanced Education: Obtained a Master's Degree from Western State College in 1955.

Boxing: Welterweight Champion of Star Journal Chieftain Regional Golden Gloves Tournament...Won all four bouts including two knock outs; one in 17 seconds of the 1st round.

Military: Post Athletic N.C.O. Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri (1951)...Organized and coached the boxing team...Assisted in all Post Athletic events including baseball and golf officials.

Achievements/Honors: Worked as a football official for five seasons (1955-59) and selected to work the Play-off games in 1958 and 1959... Spent 15 years as the Track Starter and Timer for High School and College Track Meets...Worked eight years as the Starter and Timer for Rocky Mountain United States Ski Association (USSA) and NCAA ski meets...Hitchcock was involved in youth athletics in several areas:

1) One of the original organizers of Cranor Ski Hill, Gunnison, CO
2) Original Board of Directors O.T.B.A.
3) Founding member of the Gunnison Ski Club
4) Helped organize the Gunnison H.S. Athletic Booster Club
5) Served on the Elks' Club Youth Activities Committee
6) He was an active member of the Century Club of Western State College which promotes Athletics and Athletes

 

Golf: Original Board of Directors of the Dos Rio’s Golf Club.

Occupation: Employed by Western State College, Gunnison, CO.

Personal: Lived in Gunnison, CO, passing away on October 7, 2005 at age 83.

 

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