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
Monday, 25 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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Robert William "Bob" Pobst

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1941...Pobst earned nine varsity letters playing three sports for the Wildcats - Tennis (four letters), basketball (three letters) and football as a halfback (two letters)...On the tennis team, Robert won the Pueblo City Singles and doubles - Championship (under 18 years of age) in 1940.

College: Went to Pueblo Junior College (PJC), where he graduated in 1948...Robert continued his football career at PJC as the team's starting halfback his junior and senior seasons and gained recognition to the All-Conference team in 1947... He also played baseball and basketball...In 1947, in his only season on the baseball squad, Pobst was a pitcher and recorded three wins and one loss when throwing on the mound...Robert was a top five scorer in three years playing basketball at PJC and earned All-Conference honors all three seasons.

After College: Pobst played on three National Championship softball teams as a shortstop with Pueblo V.F.W. Post 61...He made All-American in 1952 when the team won its last National Championship.

Coaching Background: Robert spent two years coaching a Semi-Pro baseball team.

Contributor: Pobst spent five years officiating both football and basketball games...His last basketball game he officiated was at the State Tournament (Catholic) in Denver...Bob and his wife organized the Rick Pobst Memorial Golf Tournament in honor of their late son which is a major fund raiser for the University of Southern Colorado golf team.
                                              
Occupation: Robert was a banker for 40 years with Minnequa Bank of Pueblo.
    
Personal:  Lived in Pueblo with his wife, Edda Lou... Pobst passed away on June 7, 2005.

 

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