james blasingJames 'Spank" BlasingThis award is named for James "Spank" Blasing, a longtime coach and sports administrator at CSU-Pueblo. Blasing launched the men's track and cross country programs during his tenure at the school. The award recognizes the school's top male scholar-athlete.

To date there have been a total of 38 Spank Blasing recipients honored

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Spank Blasing Recipients

2022 - Ty Lewis (Baseball)

2021 - Nate Miller (Track & Field)

2020 - Kyle Rosenbrock (Foootball)

2019 - Kevin Ribarich (Foootball)

2018 - Derrick Williams (Track & Field)

2017 - Derrick Carter (Track & Field)

2016 - Jake Ludwick (Football)

2015 - Stephen Dickens (Football)

2014 - Saul Shrom (Tennis)

2013 - James Berry (Golf)

2012 - Lee Meisner (Football)

2011 - Justin Grant (Wrestling)

2010 - Mike Sanchez (Baseball)

2009 - Trevor Martinez (Soccer)

2008 - Chris Childress (Basketball)

2007 - Andrew Hedrick (Golf)

2006 - Steve Raquet (Basketball)

2005 - Brian Vecchio (Basketball)

2004 - Tomy Wittmus (Baseball)

Spank Blasing Recipients

2003 - Craig Miller (Soccer)

2002 - Sam Christensen (Baseball)

2001 - Brian Luna (Wrestling)

2000 - Dave Bradshaw (Basketball)
           Jason Tapia (Wrestling)

1995 - Reco Burt (Basketball)

1994 - Jason Allen (Golf)

1993 - Mannie Garcia (Wrestling)

1992 - Dax Charles (Wrestling)

1991 - Andy Pipher (Wrestling)

1990 - Jeff Martinez (Track & Field)

1989 - Chuck Pipher (Wrestling)

1988 - Myron Jeffersoon (Track & Field)
           Chuck Pipher (Wrestling)
           Guy Taylor (Basketball)

1987 - Chuck Pipher (Wrestling)

1986 - Calvin Shrull (Wrestling)

1985 - Jeff Bell (Track/Football)

1984 - Dan DeRose (Football)

1983 - Roy Thomas (Football)

1982 - Michael Duran Cross Country)

Remembering Our Fallen GPSA Inductees

The Greater Pueblo Sports Association (GPSA) has announced a list of honorees that have passed since the 2022 induction ceremony on Nov. 16.

 

Dennis TrujilloDennis Trujillo
11/28/2022
Class of 2007