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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Jim Bongirno

High School: Attended Pueblo Centennial, graduating in 1926...Lettered two years each on the Bulldogs basketball and track teams.

College: Went to Western State College (WSC), graduating in 1930...Two year participant on the Mountaineers football (1926-28) and track programs (1927-28)...Member of the WSC relay team which placed 4th in the Boulder Relays.
 
Coaching Background: Served seven seasons as Basketball Coach Pleasant View H.S. (1935-42)...Tallied a record of 116 wins and 36 losses...Four-time Pikes Peak League Champions...Two-times Pikes Peak League Runner-up...Reached the semi-finals in State Class B tournament.
    
Contributor: Worked four years as Principal at Pleasant View H.S. (1931-34).

Occupations:  Surveyor, AAA (Agricultural Adjustment Administration) during the summers of 1933-40...Administrative Assistant, U.S. Army Engineers (1942-43)...U.S. Army Infantry (1943-45)...Timekeeper, payroll clerk, and senior payroll clerk, C.F.&I 1946-70.

Achievements: Golf Participant Shot three holes in one, City Park Golf Course, latest in 1980.
    
Personal:  Lived in Pueblo with his wife Elizabeth L. (Gust)... Passed away on July 30, 1995.

 

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