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, 26 September 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.

 Oct 16 Nov. 20 

GPSA Banquet

What:   Annual  Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
When:  Wednesday, November 15, 2017 (7 p.m.)
Where: Fortino Ballroom, Pueblo Community College

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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Ralph E. "Giggs" Lindsey

High School: Attended Pueblo Centennial H.S., graduating in 1938...Played and lettered two years each on the Bulldogs football (was the team captain) and the basketball team...Helped team to the state basketball tournament his senior year.

College: Went to Pueblo Junior College (PJC) where he played football and basketball for two seasons...Lindsey was the captain of the basketball team and won two conference championships during his play...Graduated from PJC 1940.
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Boxing Career: Giggs had 15 professional boxing wins... Begin as a lightweight and won the Southern Colorado Golden Gloves in 1936 and 1938...Won the State Golden Gloves Championship...Lindsey was awarded the "Jim Flynn Trophy" and the coveted "Jack Dempsey Trophy" Boxed as a Middleweight in the U.S. Marine Corps and won the Middleweight Championship for the 7th Fleet ...Served on the USS Battleship Tennessee...Competed Against U.S. Army and Navy on a fight card presented in honor of the delegates of the first United Nations Peace Conference of the U.N.

Occupation:  Athletic Director Steelworks YMCA; New and Used car salesman at Jess Hunter Motors for 16 years - Retired in 1974; Entrepreneur - owner and operator of the Colonel Bogey’s Boarding Kennels

Personal:  Lived in Pueblo with his wife, Ruth...Passed away on April 23, 2000.

 

 

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