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, 21 November 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.

 Nov. 20

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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John Anthony "Sal" Salimeno, Jr.

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S.,  graduating in 1962...Sal was a four-sport standout, earning eight total varsity letters... He played three years (1959-62) of football at quarterback (QB), two years (1960-62) of basketball as the starting guard and baseball (1959-61) in the outfield and one season of track (1962) as a sprinter...Starting Quarterback for the Wildcats for two years (1960-61)...Led team to 17 wins in 21 games (3 ties and a loss)...During his junior year, Salimeno, Jr., helped the football team to the league, district and state championship where the Wildcats scored a 34-0 win over Lakewood on Dec. 2, 1961...Named to the All-City (as a quarterback/safety) and All-Conference teams in 1961 and played in the All-Star game in 1962...On the basketball court, Salimeno, Jr., averaged 6.9 and 10.8 points per game for the Wildcats respectively, in 1960 and 1961.

College: Went to Colorado State University in Ft. Collins, CO where he was a quarterback on the Rams football team for a year (1962-63) before transferring to Southern Colorado State College (now CSU-Pueblo) and played for the Indians at quarterback for a season (1963-64).  

Achievements: Was instrumental in procuring the first computer in the Probation Department of the Fourth Judicial District in Colorado Springs, Colorado...As an innovator, he spearheaded the implementation of the probation Volunteer Program in Colorado Springs, CO and also introduced the Workout Ltd. Program, which is still serving that community..Both of these programs also had an impact at the state Level.
 
Occupation: John worked in Colorado Springs at the Zebulon Pike Detention Center and worked with at-risk Children.

Personal: Lived in Colorado Springs, CO... Passed away in November, 2002.

 

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