GPSA Locations

GPSA Office
P.O. Box 413
Pueblo, CO 81002

GPSA Room
Massari Arena
CSU-Pueblo
Pueblo, CO 81007

Hall of Fame Wall
Thatcher Building (Main Floor)
5th and Main
Pueblo, CO 81003

Top Panel
Friday, 03 December 2021

GPSA Meetings

Below are the TENTATIVE meetings dates for the GPSA during the 2022 calendar year. All meeting are held on the third Monday of the month in the GPSA at Massari Arena. Dates are subject to change if necessary.

Jan. 17 Feb. 21 Mar. 21 Apr. 18
May 16 Aug. 22 Sept. 19 Oct. 17

 

Banquet Date/Application Deadline

The deadline for nominations each year is Aug. 1.  The 2022 Banquet is tentatively set for Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2022. Go to the Application tab above to download and fill out an application today.

If you have any questions about the application, please contact Jerry Sisneros, President of the GPSA. His email address is jrrysis@yahoo.com

A+ R A-

Dan Robert "Kosho" Trujillo

Before High School: "Kosho" was a pitcher in the Old Timers Baseball League for 14 years (1952-66)...Played football (quarterback) and basketball (guard) at Corwin Junior High from 1958-62.

High School: Attended Pueblo South H.S., and participated in Baseball and football for the Colts...Dan graduated in 1963.

College: Went to Southern Colorado State College (SCSC) where he played baseball (infield) for the Indians before graduating 1966.

Recreational Softball: Trujillo played on several softball teams as a pitcher for 38+ years...
    Hi-Fi club (1952-75) - pitched five games in state tourney one day
    Pueblo Merchants
    Pepsi - Played in the National Tournament and at the International Softball Congress (ISC) World Championships.

Moved to Denver in 1975: Teams played for in Denver during the 1980 and 90's:
    Hercules Supply - ISC world tourney
    Denver Broker - ISC world tourney
    Denver A's - ISC world tourney
                
Athletic Achievements:
    Member of the Pueblo South H.S. basketball and baseball state runner-up teams (1961)
    American Legion Baseball State Champs (1960-61)
    Played in the All-State game basketball (1962)
    NAIA Basketball National Tournament (1965-66)
    NAIA Baseball National Tournament (1965-66)
    NAIA All-American in Baseball (1966)
    Baseball All-American (1966-67)
    Professional Baseball: drafted into LA Dodger Organization in 1968; injured in spring training, ended career.
    
Coaching Background:
    Basketball(Boys)         
        Head coach: Branson H.S.(1968-73); State Champions in 1968
        Head Coach: Mapleton H.S.(1974-84); League Champions (1978-79, 1982)
    Baseball(Boys)        
        Head Coach: Branson H.S.(1968-73); Three-time State Champions (1971-73)
        Head Coach: Mapleton H.S.(1974-84); League Champions (1978-79, 1984)
    Basketball(Girls)
        Head Coach: Mapleton H.S.(1987-04); One League Championship
    Softball(Girls)
        Head Coach: Mapleton H.S.(1987-04); Three League Championships
    Baseball(Girls)
        Head Coach: Mapleton H.S.(1987-04); Five League Championships
        
What They Said:
"Dan ‘Kosho’ Trujillo was, without a doubt, the best infielder that I have ever coached." -- Don Stutters, coach at SCSC

Occupation: Trujillo was a Teacher/Coach at Branson H.S. (1968-1973) and Mapleton H.S. (1974-1984).    

Personal: Lives in Westminster, CO with his wife, Kathy DeHerrera

                           

 

 

<< Back to GPSA Honorees          << Back to Honorees - "T"

 

 

Copyright © 2017-21 Pueblo Greater Sports Association. All Rights Reserved.
Design and content setup by Barker's Web Design Services