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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Fred A. "Coogan" Pechek

Athlete: Pechek was a shortstop on the Walter's Brewery baseball teams in the 1930s and 40s..."Coogan" received a Certificate of Merit stating that he was selected on the Colorado All-State Semi-Pro Baseball Team dated 1937...He also played softball (shortstop) for the CF&I Finishing Dept and was a member of the 1936 State Softball Champions.  
            
Achievements: Fred was the President of the MMBA (Minnequa Mutual Benefit Association) and a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1960.

Occupation: Pechek worked in the CF&I for 44 years before Retiring in 1969.

Personal: Lived in Pueblo with his wife, “Millie” Mildred..."Coogan" had 11 Brothers all with nick names except Robert who was called Bobby...Fred passed away on November 6, 2002 at age 96.

 

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