GPSA Locations

GPSA Office
P.O. Box 413
Pueblo, CO 81002

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
Sunday, 18 February 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.

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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Kent Owen Smith

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1961... Played three years of tennis (1959-61) and two years each of basketball as a guard (1960-61) and track in the distance events (1959-60) for the Wildcats.

College: Went to Colorado State University in Ft. Collins, where he graduated in 1965.

High School Achievements:
    Basketball (Guard):
        - Earned First Team South-Central League (1961)
        - Finished third in Scoring in the South-Central League (1961)
        - Selected to South Team for North-South All-State Game (1961)
        - Selected for the Paul K. Boyer Award for outstanding basketball player in Pueblo (1961)
        - Selected as the Outstanding Athlete (1961)

    Tennis (#2 Singles):
        - Two-time first team South-Central League (1960-61)
        - Two-time Qualifier for State (1960-61)

    Track (Distance):
        - Qualified for State 800 meters (1960) and finished third at League Qualifying Meet
        - Best Time was 2:00.6, and best finish was 10th at State Meet

Coaching Background:
Basketball: Head Coach at Boulder H.S. for 11 years (1971-82)
        - Record: Won 182   Lost 58    
        - 3A State Champions (1977, 1979)
        - 3A State Runner-up (1980)

    Basketball: Head Coach at Ponderosa H.S. for five seasons (1982-87)
    Basketball: Head Coach at Highlands Ranch H.S. for six years (1990-96)
    Ponderosa and Highland Ranch H.S. combined records: Won 101   Lost  85   

    Girls Cross Country: Head Coach    Highlands Ranch H.S. which captured the 5A State Championship in 1992.

Administration: Smith spent four years as the the Athletic Director at Highlands Ranch H.S.    (1992-96).

Occupation: Kent is a teacher/coach/administrator at the high school level.

Personal: Lives in Walsenburg, CO with his wife, Laura.





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