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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Richard "Rich" Riesner

High School: Attended Pueblo South H.S., graduating in 1963...Won six varsity letters (three each) playing basketball and Golf for the Colts for three seasons (1960-63)...Rich played in the 1963 All-State Basketball Game and placed runner-up at the State Golf Championship his senior year to Hale Irwin in 1963.          

Coaching Background: Was an assistant basketball coach at Pueblo South H.S., and spent 27 years as the head golf coach for the Colts...Riesner's 1978 golf team on the state championship...Team members were: Kevin Chapman, Paul Boucher, Jim Brooks, Steve Ivan, and Charlie Little...Rich was also the Colts girls basketball head coach for 10 seasons.

Achievements:
Rich won four City Championships in Golf.
Teamed with Jim Brooks and won eight two-man Memorial Titles.
At age 65 (2010) he still can be found at Elmwood where he works on the maintenance crew and serves as Tournament Director for the Two-Man Memorial and the City Championship Tournament.
Ran the State Golf Tournament at Walking Stick.    

Occupation: Riesner was a teacher/coach in School District #60 at Pueblo South H.S.   

 

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