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, 24 April 2018

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.

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 Year of Induction

This is the Greater Pueblo Sports Association (GPSA) list by year of induction. The GPSA was established on Sept. 27, 1972, when the first meeting was held in the Centennial High School cafeteria. Since then, it has inducted members into its Hall of Fame every year: 


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

(339 total honorees)

1973 (11 Honorees)
Earl "Dutch" Clark...*(p) 8/05/1978
Harry Simmons...*9/27/1990
Bruno DeRose...*(p) 9/10/1972
Tom Keach...*7/13/2016
Gary Knafelc
Raymond "Red" LeMasters...*9/15/2002
Tony Niccoli...*(p) 2/02/1973
Bill McClatchey...*11/20/1982
Ed Orazem...*5/25/1976
Ed Smith...*6/18/2001
Cal Tatum

1976 (Eight Honorees)
James Howard "Buff" Abell...*(p) 2/13/1976
Judge Hatfield Chilson...*9/28/1991
Ken Coatney...*2/03/1991
Peter Anton Elich, Jr...*3/28/2010
Omar "Turk" Lown...*7/18/2016
Larry Pickering
Sollie Raso...*6/09/2016
Otto W. "Tink" Snapp...*2/18/2002

1979 (Four Honorees)
Jim Blasing...*1/15/2017
Julius Dammann...*7/08/2000
Robert McGraw...*(p) 6/02/1978
Fred F. Smith...*12/8/1987

1982: (Eight Honorees)
Bill Gower
Bill Heath...*1/12/1988
Dave Parlapiano...*9/03/2008
Jack Parsons...*12/22/2012
Bob Pobst...*6/07/2005
Rev. John Power...*(p) 9/09/1969
Q.B. Pryor...*11/16/2000
Charles George Simms...*6/16/2002

1985: (Eight Honorees)
Pat (Whitmore) Allsup
Joe Garcia
Nate Jones
Jody Lane
Albert Potestio...*12/19/1994
Andy Sackman...*3/20/2000
Ruben Tafoya...*8/17/2003
Ernie Watkins...11/02/2001

1988: (11 Honorees)
Leonard Butler
John DeNardo...*4/26/2013
John Greco...*7/06/2005
Prince Knafelc...*9/29/1990
Brian McCartney...*1/23/1998
Robert Martinez...*8/28/2016
Ronny McDowell...*8/10/2001
Luz Montelongo Jr.
Frank Pagano...*6/07/2008
Walt Pickard
Pete Pomeleo...*(p) 2/11/1983

1991: (Eight Honorees)
George Amaya...*11/11/1994
Don McIntosh
Pete Pisciotta...*8/20/2014
Ray Pusedu
Denny Stilson...*6/15/2009
Jerry Traylor
Wilbur "Willie" Wright...*10/09/1994
Lorraine Zabukovic

1994: (Seven Honorees)
Tom Brockman
Bill Brown...4/01/2018
Bruce Colvin
Judy (Zobeck) Fellhauer
Charlie Hoffman...*(p) 4/28/1992
John Klomp
Don Schmidll...2/28/2018

1997: (Eight Honorees)
Mike Chorak
Judy Hildner
Dan Luna
Dean Martinez
Wayne Pechek
Dan Radiff
Pat Rea...*6/19/2013
Carl Taibi

2000: (Nine Honorees)
Jordan Berge
Mike Cunico
Sam Dazzio
Pete Falletta
Bill Hodges
Fred A. Pechek, Jr...*12/12/2005
Don Perko
John Skube
Larry Wagner

2003: (Six Honorees)
Louie D. Carleo
Frank Flood...*2/23/2010
James Joseph Flood...9/28/2011
Loren H. Kilstoffe...11/13/2010
Jerry Lisle Pike...*(p) 2/03/1967
Dewey Sullivan

2006: (Six Honorees)
Joe M. Folda
Roger Hargraves...*(p) 5/29/2004
Jim Harrison
Dave Lockett
Joe Prater...*(p) 8/01/2004
Gary Salimeno

2009: (Six Honorees)
Gary Adamson
Ray Baker
Mark DeRose
Pat McGraw
Joe Pannunzio II
Joe Puleo III...*6/22/1984

2012: (Seven Honorees)
Gary Gehlhoff
Jack Hildner...*(p) 5/02/2012
Walter Hill...*5/04/2013
Andrew "Chink" Mihalick...*(p) 4/26/1976
Ruth Shelton
Terry Snider
William Yalotz, Sr....*(p) 8/27/1988

2015: (Five Honorees)
Dee Dee Dominquez
Kathleen Hancock
Charlie Manning
Ed Reinert
John Wristen

2018:


1974 (Eight Honorees)
Gordon Allott...*1/17/1989
Joe "Awful" Coffee...3/07/1994
Oneal Hobbs...*10/07/1987
Sam T. Jones...*5/23/1981
Ed Lesar...*(p) 1/14/1971
Floretta McCutcheon...*(p) 2/02/1967
Olga Tezak...*3/21/1984
Ethel Wentworth...*3/15/1990

1977 (10 Honorees)
Ross Beatty...*9/18/1983
Joe Bonacquista
Herb Casebeer...*1/28/2009
Jim Fimple...*4/10/1982
Henry Gordon Gilmore...*(p) 7/04/1971
Joseph Edward Hughes...*5/19/1986
Leland S. Johnson...*12/11/2012
Ida J. Jones...*2/28/1983
Homer C. Thompson...*11/27/1987
James D. Smith...*(p) 11/11/1972

1980 (Seven Honorees)
John Arellano...*5/23/1995
Sam Corsentino...*11/07/2014
George A. Grosvenor...*9/20/2001
Dave Novak...*1/13/2004
Mel Spence
Tom Stanton...*3/28/2006
George Williams Sr...*

1983: (10 Honorees)
Bob Armijo
Vern D. Cochran
Voyd "Butch" Elich...*5/12/1987
Charles G. Hitchcock...*10/07/2005
Mike Housh
Ruth Hulsey
Ralph "Giggs" Lindsey...*4/23/2000
Dan Milusnic...*4/20/1995
Luther Nava
Mike Mills Vunovich...*(p) 12/20/1960

1986: (Six Honorees)
Paul DeFoyd...*4/22/2007
Chuck DePietro
C.T. Fitzgerald...*2/28/1995
Phyllis Long
Tim Simmons
John Tate...*11/30/2005

1989: (Seven Honorees) 
Jim Blanc
Paul Gradishar
Jack Helmsing...*6/29/1990
Ernie Lara...*11/03/2004
Ray LeMasters II...*7/30/1989
Art Martinez
Bobby Pechek...*11/06/2002

1992: (10 Honorees)
Sel Elizondo
Sam "The Rabbit" Ferraro...9/16/2010
Joseph "Selvy" Hernandez...6/21/1991
Michael M. Milner...8/18/2003
Tano Ozzello...2/24/2005
Dr. John W. Sabo, Jr....*(p) 1/18/1976
Loree "Pi" Sanford...*5/28/2000
Dennis Shefcyk...*8/22/2000
John Vecchio...*7/20/2000
Richard Yates

1995: (Six Honorees)
Anne (Vento) Beblavi
Jim Lucero
George Luiz...*6/13/2015
Joe Massaro
Gene Morenz
Rick Pobst...*(p) 4/03/1986

1998: (11 Honorees)
Kay Aguilar
Jerry Ellis..*9/10/2008
Fred "Coogan" Pechek...*11/06/2002
Joe Concialdi
Freda Hancock
Dave Knapp
Brad Ranson
Anthony Ribaudo
Dave Styduhar
Dewie Thornton
Elizabeth "Liz" Villegas...*(p) 1/31/1998

2001: (10 Honorees)
Edmund Francis
Patrick Geonetta
Richard Giarratano
Charles Kochenberger
Sonja Melton
Ethelyn Jones Potestio...*10/21/2008
Fred Rodriquez
Roger Samuels
G. Owen Smith...*3/20/2008
Kent Smith

2004 (11 Honorees):
Steven Cathcart
Jerry Cunico
Dale Drummond...*(p) 4/21/1999
Robert "Bobby" Gonzales
Nick Graham
John "Mike" Lynch
Charles Puga II
Richard Redd...*9/08/2005
Russell Sabo...*2/08/2006
Debra Snook
Thomas "Mike" Waters

2007: (Six Honorees)
Jeff Bonacquista
Sam Clay...*(p) 4/13/2007
Bennie Garcia
David Mihalick
David "Mike" Spence
Dennis Trujillo

2010: (Six Honorees)
Christy Bivin
Nino Giarratano
Becky Golob
William Hybl
Kirk Kochenberger
Frances Price

2013: (Six Honorees)
Anthony Hegler
Jim Reynolds
Stan Sanchez
Rick Shelton
Ronald Smith
Curt Topping

2016: (Three Honorees)
Victor Keen
Don "Corkey" Madrid
Niki Touddsint Whitaker

1975 (Seven Honorees)
Vernon Cochran...*4/19/1994
Dennis Hagaman...*(p) 7/28/1970
Frank S. Hoag Jr...*7/24/1989
David Packard...*3/26/1996
Ed Posa
Frank Slack...*11/18/1990
Marshall "Moe" Springer

1978 (Eight Honorees)
Lou Amaya...*4/14/1999
Bob Haley
Willard Stanley Kettering...*6/16/1983
Frank Papish...*(p) 8/30/1965
Jim Ranson
Charles Dale Rea...*1/22/2001
Bob Trevithick
Rodney Wallace...*7/21/2013

1981 (Eight Honorees)
Ernie Ballotti
Dave Baxter...*1/16/1989
Hoy Frakes
Jim Grieve...*11/18/2013
Ezekiel "Zeke" Jimenez...*12/22/1989
Hank Pechek...*(p) 8/03/1980
Frank Perko...*10/26/1994
Mahlon T. "Butch" White

1984: (Nine Honorees)
Mike Duran
Frank DeLeon
John Elbeck...*5/10/2004
Tom Gilmore...*(p) 10/25/1982
J. Newell Hall...*4/5/2010
Dick Ledoux
George Newton...*(p) 3/14/1949
John L. Rivas...*8/29/2010
Rich Vivoda

1987: (Six Honorees)
Jim Bongirno...*7/30/1995
Norm Colglazier
Bill Corder...*4/08/2000
Sam Pagano
Rich Purcell
Isobel (De Fiore) Simpson...*10/11/2003

1990: (Four Honorees)
Tony Andenucio...*(p) 3/12/1977
Bobby Graham
Gene Hochevar...*12/2/2010
Gerald Starika

1993: (Eight Honorees) 
Mickey Giarrantano
Brian Hochevar
John Lenhart
Joe Morhorich
Tom Muhic
Rich Riesner
Dave Socier...12/25/2017
Don Stutters

1996: (Five Honorees)
Joe Andenucio
Jessie Banks
Dave Dudley
Joel Herzog...*(p) 9/24/1995
Dick Vinci...*2/13/2012

1999: (Three Honorees)
Charles "Chuck" Haering
Robert "Bob" Rawlings..3/24/2017
Carmen Rivas

2002: (Six Honorees)
Dan DeRose
Steve Henson
Daniel J. Rosales
Jerry Lee Sisneros
Fred Trujillo
Penny Zavichas

2005: (Seven Honorees)
Eugene "Gene" Albo
Jeff Arnold
Walt Clay...*5/03/2013
Douglas Cooley (Lee Douglas)...*2/04/2012
Dave Netherton
John Salimeno...*(p) 11/20/2002
Rick Willits

2008: (Eight Honorees)
Eddie DeRose...*1/22/2017
Chris Haering
Mark Haering
Jerry Kersey...*(p) 9/21/2005
Elliott Plese...*(p) 12/07/2002
Ken Ramos...*5/16/2016
Ed Renck
John A. Salas

2011: (Six Honorees)
Alan Colglazier
David Gallich...*(p) 11/20/2002
Karen (Koshak) Griebel
Keith Lane
Franky "Inky" Pechek..*(p) 9/12/1987
Dan "Kosho" Trujillo

2014: (10 Honorees)
Shelly Borton
Kendra Nogare-Drury
George Kaplan
Shiloh Justice
Marla Lanham
George Mastrini...*(p) 10/08/1977
Ev Thalhamer
Bill Trevithick
Travis Wolther
George Zaharias...*(p) 5/22/1984

2017: (13 Honorees)
Robert Busia...*(p) 10/18/1965
Rich Busia
Carol Barker-Cosby
Greg Critchett
John Gallina
Art Gonzales
Paula Henson
Rich Lane
Timmie Jo Miller-Lisac
Ron Oreskovich...*(p) 7/27/2009
David Perkins
Eileen Krasovic-Perez
Tim Urenda


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