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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Samuel Joseph "Sam" Corsentino

High School: Attended Lakeside/Vineland H.S. (now Pueblo County H.S.), graduating in 1936...participated in sports all four years earning eight letters...Basketball player Bear Axel.
 
After High School:  Played for 10 years on local, city, and inter-city Leagues in basketball, baseball and softball.

Advanced education: Went to Military Schools.    
                                      
Coaching Career: Spent 10 seasons as the head men/women softball coach at the Pueblo Army Depot...Also was an assistant boxing coach (five years) and an assistant coach for two years on the 29th Ammunition Squad...Honorary member of the above groups after retiring in 1973.

Contributor: Named the District IV Commissioner of Babe Ruth 16-18 year-old division ..Served as Assistant State Commissioner for Colorado Babe Ruth Baseball Association...Two-year member of the Runyon Field Board of Directors (1977-79)...Volunteered for help the Special Olympics and served 10 years as a volunteer Director for Pueblo Diversified Industries (helping people who are mentally handicapped).

What They Said: Jerry Daugherty’s Letter of recommendation: "I remember him as a small man in stature but big enough to stand up to any player or coach who challenged any of his decisions.  His greatest attribute was his impartiality when officiating.  He took his job seriously and called the plays as he saw them but always according to the book."    

Achievements; Received Life Time Membership into the Greater Pueblo Sports Association (GPSA) in 2008.    

Occupation:  Retired Federal Employee - Entrepreneur

Personal: Lived in Pueblo with his late wife, Connie Tizzarelli

 

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