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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Jeff Bonacquista

Before High School: Three-year member of the Celtics' YMCA basketball team as a forward (1973-75)... Spent five season (1975-79) at first base in Old Timers League...Spent two years playing first base in Babe Ruth League (1980-81)...Played five seasons (1976-80) as a forward on the Warriors City League basketball team.

High School: Attended Pueblo South, graduating in 1985... Earned four-year letter each on the Colts basketball team as a forward and playing first base(1981-85)...Anchored first base for one season in "B" Legion ball (1982) and three years in "A" Legion (1983-85).

College: Went to Wichita State University (WSU), graduating in 1989...Played four seasons for the Shockers baseball team in the outfield (1985-89)...Started 54 of 63 games as a true freshman and named to the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) team with a .356 Batting Average (BA) 68 for 191 at the plate... During his sophomore year, Bonacquista started 74 of 79 games, had a BA .315 (92/292) with 22 doubles, two triples, two HR (including one grand slam) and 20/24 stolen bases...
During his junior campaign, Jeff started 63/68 games, tallied a BA. 290 (70/241) with seven doubles, six triples, three HR, and 40 RBI, 18/23 stolen bases as he made the MVC team....WSU finished that year third in Division I National World Series...In his final season, when the Shockers won the Division I World Series National Championship,  Bonacquista played in first 45 games and then suffered a broken knee cap in the Illinois State game April 16, 1988. BA .323 54/167, 13 doubles, three triples, one HR, 36 RBI, 12/13 stolen bases

Semi-Pro Baseball: Played in the outfield for five different teams - Pueblo Collegians (1986), Anchorage Glacier Pilots (1987), Wichita Broncos (1988), Colorado Springs Explorers (1995-97) and Springs Bombers MSBL (1998).

Ocupation:  Certified Public Accountant
 
Personal:  Lives in Colorado Springs, CO with his wife, Shelese.

 

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