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
Monday, 25 September 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.

 Oct 16 Nov. 20 

GPSA Banquet

What:   Annual  Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
When:  Wednesday, November 15, 2017 (7 p.m.)
Where: Fortino Ballroom, Pueblo Community College

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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Curt J."Top Cat" Topping

AAU Years: Two time USWF Kids National Champion (1975-76)...Colorado State Freestyle Champion(1975, 1979)...Colorado State Greco-Roman Champion (1978,1979).. Placed 2nd in National AAU Wrestling Tournament (1977)...US Junior World Tournament Champion Freestyle (1978)...Invited to the US Olympic development camp (1979)...Travelled with the 1978 US Junior World Team that wrestled in Poland, Russia, Czechoslovakia...Member of the 3rd Place 1979 AAA State Tournament Team.

High School: Attended Pueblo South H.S... Four year letterwinner wrestling for the Colts...Four-time East Invite Champion, District Champion and State Qualifier...Two-time State Champion...Posted a career record of 100-8...Holds South High Schools takedowns career record with (406) 1980 to Present (33 years)...Broke the National High School Takedown Record with 216 during his junior year...Topping defeated a defending State Champion each year to win his State Titles...Defeated Chris Mondragon from Wheat Ridge H.S. as a Junior and Duane Goldman from Cheyenne Mountain H.S. as a senior...Goldman's only High School losses were to Topping...Duane was a four time NCAA Finalist.

College: Attended Garden City, Jr. College (GCJC) from 1980-81 and University of Southern Colorado (1983-84)...Curt wrestled at the College level NCAA-Garden City, Kansas and NAIA while attending University of Southern Colorado...Topping was the first Conference Champion at 134 LBS. for the University of Southern Colorado (now CSU-Pueblo) wrestling program.

Personal: Lives in Pueblo, CO with his wife Tammy.

 

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