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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Donald Eugene "Don" Perko

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1943...Played basketball for the Wildcats.

Boxing: Perko was a heavyweight boxing champion and won three titles in 1949:
        Rocky Mountain Regional Golden Gloves Championship.
        Chicago Golden Gloves National Champ defeating Bill Bangert
        Chicago Golden Gloves International Champ beating Alejandro Arteche

Was the Main reason for the "Great Moments" in Pueblo Sports, a parade down Northern Ave in Pete La Tronica’s convertible.

Occupation: Perko worked for 40 years at the C.F.& I., retiring in 1983.

 

 

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