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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Deward Lee “Dewey” Thornton

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1954..."Dewey" was a three-sport standout for the Wildcats from 1952-54, playing basketball (guard), baseball (1st base) and track (sprinter).

College: Went to Pueblo Junior College (PJC) and Western State College in Gunnison, CO...At PJC, Thornton played two seasons each of basketball (guard) and baseball (1st base)...He was the captain of the PJC basketball team that played in the National Junior College Tournament (1955-56)

Coaching Background:
  Basketball        
    JV Coach: Salida H.S., Salida, CO (1959-62)
  Football        
    Junior High Coach: Salida H.S., Salida, CO (1959-61)
  Baseball        
    Head Coach: American Legion  (1959-61)
    Head Coach: Old Timers (1959-61)
  Football        
    Frosh Coach: Pueblo Catholic H.S. (1962)
    Head Coach: Pitts Junior High (1963-64)
  Wrestling        
    Head Coach: Pitts Junior High (1963-64)
  Basketball        
    Head Coach: Pitts Junior High (1967-69)
  Track            
    Head Coach:  Pitts Junior High (1963-68)
  Baseball
    Head Coach: Old Timers (1963-72)

Contributor:
  - Basketball official for 20 years at the high school and college level (1962-81)
  - Baseball umpire for 15 years at the high school, college and Semi-Pro level (1963-77)
  - Activities Director: Pueblo Centennial H.S. (1983-86)
  - Assistant Principal: Pueblo Centennial H.S. (1986-89)
  - Principal: Pueblo Centennial H.S. (1989-93)
    
Occupation: Thornton worked as a Teacher/Coach/Administrator for Pueblo School District #60.

Personal: Deward lives in Pueblo with his wife, Wendy Bramer.

                        

 

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