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
Friday, 24 November 2017

GPSA Meetings

Below is a list of remaining meetings dates for the GPSA during the 2018 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.

Jan. 15 Feb. 19 Mar. 19 Apr. 16
May 21 Aug. 20 Sept. 17 Oct. 15

 

Application Deadline

The deadline for nominations each year is Aug. 1.  The 2018 Banquet is tentatively set for Wednesday, Nov. 14. Go to the Application Tab above to download and fill out an application today.

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By Administration

Below shows the GPSA honorees and what role thet played in the Pueblo sports scene. Next to each name is the year of induction in parenthesis ().

LEGEND: p = awarded posthumously; >= attended first meeting; * = deceased;+ = charter member (placed after year inducted)

 

1
All Sports
(One Male Honoree)
1
Basketball/Football Official
(One Male Honoree)
1
Coach/Contributor/Official
(One Male Honoree)
Ernest E. "Ernie" Ballotti (1981) Dave Baxter (1981*) David J. "Dave" Novak (1980*>)

 

1
Contributor/Sports Information
(One Male Honoree)
1
Girls Sports
(One Female Honoree)
1
Pueblo Gymnastics School
(One Male Honoree)
Timothy "Tim" Simmons (1986) Jessie F. Banks (1996) James Lucero (1995)

 

1
Pueblo Swim Program
(One Female Honoree)
1
Radio Announcer
(One Male Honorees)
1
Sports Director TV 5/30
(One Male Honoree)
Jo Anne "Jody" Lane (1985) Ross Beatty (1977*) Douglas L. "Lee Douglas" Cooley (2005*)

 

 1
Statistican
(One Male Honoree)
1
Volleyball Official
(One Female Honoree)
1
Youth Basketball
(One Male Honoree)
1
Youth Softball
(One Male Honoree)
 Charles G. "Charlie" Hoffman (1994*p) Paula Henson (2017) Ruben Tafoya (1985* Ezekiel "Zeke" Jimemez (1981*)

 

2
Administrators/Contributors
(Two Male Honorees)
2
Coaches/Officials
(Two Male Honorees)
2
Contributors/Sportswriters
(Two Male Honorees)
2
Recreation Directors
(Two Male Honorees)
Brian Macartney (1988*>) Fred F. Smith (1979*) David Michael "Mike" Spence (2007) John Arellano (1980*)
George Williams, Sr. (1980) James Dale "Ox" Smith (1977*p) David Arthur "Sosh" Socier (1993) Leonard Butler (1998)

 

3
Administrators
(Three Male Honorees)
3
Athletes/Administrators
(Three Male Honorees)
3
Editors/Sportswriters/Owners
(Two Male/One Female Honorees)
3
Entrepreneurs
(Three Male Honorees)
Charles G. "Charlie" Hoffman (1994*p) FGeorge Zaharias (2014*p) Jack C. Hildner (2012*p) Steven J. Cathcart (2004)
Mike "Mills" Vunovich (1983*p) Dan E. DeRose (2002) Judith Kathryn "Judy" Hildner (1997) Herb Casebeer (1977*)
Robert S. "Bob" Trevithick (1978 LM) Charles G. Hitchcock (1983*) Frank Steven Hoag, Jr. (1975*) Ken Coatney (1976*>)

 

4
Athletes/Officials
(Four Male Honorees)
6
Coaches/Contributors
(Six Male Honorees)
6
Athletes/Coaches/Officials
(Five Male/One Female Honorees)
Anthony J. "Tony" Hegler (2013) Charles "Charlie" Manning (2015) Kirk E. Kochenberger (2010)
Michael "Mickey" Giarratino (1993) Raymond T. Baker (2009) Carol Patrick "Pat" McGraw (2009)
Voyd Joseph "Butch" Elich (1983*) Pete Falletta (2004) Dr. Elliott R. Plese (2008*p)
William S. "Bill" Heath (1982*) G. Owen Smith (2001*) Bennie M. "Ben" Garcia (2007)
  Dr. Donald G. "Don" Stutters (1993 LM) Walter E. "Walt" Clay (2005*)
  Rev. John Powers (1982*) Dr. Paul John "Jack" Parsons (1982*)

 

6
Coaches/Administrators
(Six Male Honorees)
6
Officials
(Six Male  Honorees)
8
Athletes/Coaches/Administrators
(Eight Male Honorees)
John LeGrand Klomp (2014) Roger G. Samuels (2001) Joseph M. Folda (2006)
Robert Luis "Bobby" Gonzales (2004) James "Newell" Hall (1984*) Kent Owen Smith (2001)
Tano Ozzello (1992*) William S. "Bill" Heath (1982*) Fred John Rodriquez (2001)
Melvin L. "Mel" Spence (1980) Dan Milusnic (1983*) Jerry L. Ellis (1998*)
Willard Stanley Kettering (1978) Thomas L. "Tom" Stanton (1980*) Deward Lee "Dewey" Thornton (1998)
Sollie Simon "Sol" Raso (1976> LM Tony Niccoli, Jr. (1973+*p) Dr. Thomas J. "Tom" Muhic (1993)
    John Lawrence Rivas (1984*)
    Dr. Charles Dale Rea (1978*)

 

12
Athletes/Contributors
(11 Male /One Female Honorees)
22
Athletes/Coaches/Contributors
(20 Male/Two Female  Honorees)
27
Contributors
(24 Male/Three Female Honorees)
Paula Henson (2017) Ricahrd B. "Rich" Lane (2017)  Arthur 'Art" H. Gonzales (2017)
Edward J. "Dr. Eddie" DeRose (2008) Donald Corky E. Madrid (2016) William Joseph "Bill" Hybl (2010)
John A. Salas (2008) James "Christy" Bivin (2010) David John "Dave" Mihalick (2007)
Steven J. Cathcart (2004) Becky Lynn Golob (2010)  Douglas L. "Lee Douglas" Cooley (2005*)
Dr. John W. Sabo, Jr. (1992*p) Gary P. Adamson (2009) Ethelyn Thatcher [Jones] Potestio (2001*)
Andy Richard Sackman (1985*) Edward R. "Ed" Renck (2008) Robert Hoag "Bob" Rawlings (1999)
Thomas Carlyle Gilmore (1984*p) Dr. Eugene"Gene" Albo (2005) Bradley Earl "Brad" Ranson (1998)
Dave Baxter (1981*) Jeff Arnold (2005) Judith Kathryn "Judy" Hildner (1997)
Herb Casebeer (1977*) Nick Charles Graham (2004) James Lucero (1995)
Leland S. 'Lee" Johnson (1977*) Carmen Angelo Rivas (1999>) Jerry K. Traylor (1991)
Dan Luna (1997) Richard John "Dick" Vinci (1996*) Wilbur Wayne "Willie" Wright (1991*)
Walter Lee "Walt" Pickard (1988) Jim Blanc (1989) Art Martinez (1989)
  Paul Gradishar (1989) John "Johnnie" Greco (1988*)
  Jim Bongirno (1987*) Jo Anne "Jody" Lane (1985)
  Patricia "Pat" Allsup (1985) Ruben Tafoya (1985*) 
  Bruce Ernest "Ernie" Watkins (1985*) George A. "Newt" Newton (1984*p)
  Robert J. "Bobby" Armijo (1983) John Arellano (1980*)
  Samuel Joseph "Sam" Corsentino (1980 LM) Jimmie Earl "Jim" Ranson (1978)
  James A. "Spank" Blasing (1979) Homer C. Thompson (1977*)
  Joseph Edward Hughes (1977*) Ross Beatty (1977*)
  Joseph "Joe Awful" Coffee (1974*) James Howard Abell (1976*p)
  Ken Coatney (1976*>) Vernon T. Cochran (1975*)
  Bruno A. "Dr." DeRose (1973*+) Frank Steven Hoag, Jr. (1975*)
    Sam T. Jones (1974*)
    O'Neal Hobbs (1974*)
    William L. "Bill" McClatchy (1973*+)
    Edward A. "Ed" Orazem (1973*+)

 

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28
Coaches
(26 Male/One Female Honorees)
87
Athletes/Coaches
(76 Male/11 Female  Honorees)
88
Athletes
(75 Male/13 Female Honorees)
Stan Sanchez (2013) Richard Michael Busia (2017) David R. Perk" Perkins (2017) 
Dave Lockett (2006) Robert "Bob" Busia (2017*p) Ronald "Big O" Oreskovich (2017*)
Thomas Michael"Mike" Waters (2004) Carol L. Cosby (2017) Eileen "Ike" Marie Krasovec-Perez (2017*)
Deward "Dewey" Sullivan (2003) Gregory "Greg" Norman Critchett (2017) Victor "Vic" Ford Keen (2016)
Jerry Lee Sisneros (2002) John "Coach" Michael Gallina (2017) Nikole "Niki" Marie Whitaker (2016)
Frederick Martin "Fred" Trujillo (2002) Timmie-Jo Miller-Lisac (2017) Dee Dee Theresa Dominquez (2015)
Fred A. Pechek, Jr. (2000*) Robert Timothy Urenda (2017) Kathleen 'Kat" Hancock (2015)
Larry G. "Wags" Wagner (2000) Ed A. "Heavy" Reinert (2015) Michelle R. 'Shelly' Borton (2014)
Dr. Kay Aguliar (1999) John Wristen (2015) Shiloh Lynette Justice (2014)
David "Styee" Styduhar (1998) Kendra S. (Nogare) Drury (2014) Travis J. Wolther (2014)
Gene A. Morenz (1995) Joseph "George" Kaplan (2014) James G. "Jim" Reynolds (2013)
Tom Brockman (1994) George Joseph Mastrini (2014*p) Ronald A. Smith (2013)
John C. Lenhart, Jr. (1993) Everett C. "Ev" Thalhamer (2014) Rick Shelton (2013)
Donald "Don" McIntosh (1991) William "Bill" Trevithick (2014) Curt J. "Top Cat" Topping (2013)
Pete Karl Pisciotta (1991*) James G. "Jim" Reynolds (2013) Walter Leo Hill (2012*)
Ray Psuedu (1991) Ruth E. Shelton (2012) Terry S. Snider (2012)
Jack "Cactus Jack" Helmsing (1989*) Alan E. Colglazier (2011) William M. "Billy" Yalotz (2012*p)
Raymond Earl "Ray" LeMasters II (1989*p) Karen L. (Koshak) Griebel (2011) David P. Galich (2011*)
Sam Pagano (1987) Keith Allen Lane (2011) Frank A. "Inky" Pechek (2011*p)
Paul DeFoyd (1986*) Dan Robert "Kosho" Trujillo (2011) Joseph Lee "Joe" Puleo III (2009*)
John Paul Tate (1986*) Anthony "Nino" Giarratino (2010) Dr. Elliott R. Plese (2008*p)
C.T. "Fitz" Fitzgerald (1986*) Frances P. "Fran" Price (2010) Jeff Bonacquista (2007)
Ezekiel "Zeke" Jimemez (1981*) Joe Thomas "Joe" Pannunzio II (2009) Dennis Robert Trujillo (2007)
Henry Robert "Bob" Haley (1978) Christopher C. Haering (2008) Roger Alan Hargraves (2006*p)
Larry Tommie Pickering (1976) Mark C. Haering (2008) David "Dave" Netherton (2005)
Edward "Ed" Lesar (1974*p) Kenneth C. "Ken" Ramos (2008) John Anthony "Sal" Salimeno, Jr. (2005*p)
Ethel "Teach" Wentworth (1974*) Jim J. Harrison (2006) Rick Wayne Willits (2005)
Harry Hugh "Chief" Simmons (1973*+) Joseph C. "Joe" Prater (2006*p) Jerry C. Cunico (2004)
  Gary Frank Salimeno (2006) Richard D. Redd (2004*)
  John M. "Mike" Lynch (2004) Russell C. "Russ" Sabo (2004*)
  Charles A. "Chuck" Puga III (2004) James Joseph Flood (2003)
  Debra "Debbie" Snook (2004) Jerry Lisle "Too Much" Pike (2003*)
  Louie D. Carleo (2003) Patrick Geonetta (2001)
  Frank Thomas Flood (2003*) Michael J. "Mike" Cunico (2000)
  Steve Henson (2002) Donald Eugene "Don" Perko (2000)
  Penny Zavichas (2002) Michael Dean Martinez (1997)
  Edmund Francis (2001) Wayne Gerard Pechek (1997)
  Richard "Dick" Giarratino (2001) Pat Allen Rea (1997)
  Charles Allen "Chuck" Kochenberger (2001) Carl Michael Taibi (1997)
  Jordan B. Berge (2000) Joel Walter "Bear" Herzog (1996*p)
  William B. "Bill" Hodges, Jr. (2000) Anne D. Beblavi (1995)
  Dr. John Eugene Skube (2000) George Luiz (1995)
  Charles Louis "Chuck" Haering (1999) Rick Pobst (1995*p)
  Sam Dazzio (2000) Joe Mohorcich(1993)
  Leonard Butler (1998) Sam F. "Rabbit" Ferraro (1992*)
  Freda Ann Hancock (1998) Joseph "Salvy" Hernandez (1992*p)
  Bradley Earl "Brad" Ranson (1998) Michael M. "Mike" Milner (1992)
  Anthony Joseph "Tony" Ribaudo (1998) Loree "Pi" Sanford (1992*)
  Joe Bonacquista (1997) Richard L. "Dick" Yates (1992)
  Michael Gene "Mike" Chorak (1997) George D. Amaya (1991*)
  Michael Daniel "Dan" Radiff (1997) Lorraine (Hall) Zabukovic (1991)
  Joseph Andenucio (1996) Anthony "Tony" Andenucio (1990*p)
  David Q. "Duv" Dudley (1996) Gerald "Jerry" Starika (1990)
  Joseph L. "Joe" Massaro, Jr. (1995) Ernie "the Fighting Gamecock" Lara (1989*)
  William F. "Bill" Brown (1994) Robert "Bobby" Pechek (1989*) 
  Darrell Bruce Colvin (1994) Ronald Bruce "Ronny" McDowell (1988*)
  Judy M. Fellhauer (1994) Luz V. Montelongo (1988)
  Don "Sma Duch" Schmidli (1994) Frank Stephen Pagano (1988*)
  Brian Hochevar (1993) Peter C. "Pete" Pomeleo (1988*)
  Richard "Rich" Riesner (1993) Fred A. "Coogan" Pechek (1988*)
  Sel Elizondo (1992) Phyllis Long (1986)
  Dennis Lawrence Shefcyk (1992*) Nathaniel "Nate" Jones (1985)
  Louis "Lou" Amaya (1991*) Dr. Albert D. Potestio (1985*)
  Denton Harold "Denny" Stilson (1991*) Michael L. "Mike" Duran (1984) 
  Bobby M. "Bob" Graham (1990) John X. "Johnnie" Elbeck (1984*)
  Gene Hochevar (1990) Dick Ledoux (1984)
  John DeNardo (1988*) William Ansel "Bill" Gower II (1982)
  Prince Knafelc (1988*) David C. "Dave" Parlapiano (1982*)
  David S. Knapp (1988) Robert William "Bob" Pobst (1982*)
  Robert J. "Bobby"/"Hawk" Martinez (1988) Q.B. Pryor (1982*)
  Norman G. Colglazier (1987) Ezekiel "Zeke" Jimemez (1981*)
  Chester W. "Bill" Corder (1987) Phillip L. "Hank" Pechek (1981*p)
  Richard Ryan "Rich" Purcell (1987) Frank E. Perko, Jr. (1981*)
  Charles R. "Chuck" DePietro (1986) Julius F. "Bud" Dammann (1979*)
  Joe E. Garcia (1985) Robert Emmett "Bob" McGraw (1979*p)
  Frank DeLeon (1984) Frank Richard "Pap" Papish (1978*p)
  Richard S. "Rich" Vivoda (1984) Jimmie Earl "Jim" Ranson (1978) 
  Mike William Housh (1983) Rodney A. Wallace (1978*)
  Ruth Louise Hulsey (1983) James L. "Jim" Fimple (1977*)
  Luther J. Nava (1983) Henry "Hank" Gilmore (1977*p)
  Charles "George" Simms, Jr. (1982*) Ida J. Jones (1977*)
  Hoy E. Frakes (1981) Omar Joseph "Turk" Lown (1976)
  James S. "Jim" Grieve (1981*) Dennis Hagaman (1975*p)
  George A. Grosvenor (1980*) David Packard (1975*)
  Peter Anton Elich Jr. (1976*) Gordon Allott (1974*)
  Edward V. "Ed" Posa (1975) Floretta "Doty" McCutcheon (1974*p)
  Earl Harry 'Dutch' Clark (1973+*) Olga E. Tezak (1974)
  Gary L. Knafelc (1973+) Raymond E. "Red" LeMasters (1973*+)
    Calvin "Cal" Tatum (1973+)

 

 

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