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
Wednesday, 01 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

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David J. "Dave" Novak

High School: Went to Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1947

College: Attended Pueblo Junior College from 1948-1950 earning an A.A. degree before going to Adams State College in Alamosa, CO where he graduated in 1952.

Advanced Education: Continued his post-graduate studies at Western State College in Gunnison, CO, and graduating in 1960.
    
Contributor: Novak spent 30 years as a Teacher/Coach/Administrator for School District #60...He begin his teaching career as a classroom, P.E. and Group Guidance Teacher from 1953-62... He moved into administration at Pueblo East H.S. as the school's Activities Director for two years (1968-70) before becoming an Assistant Principal for the next five years (1970-75)...Dave moved on to Pitts Middle School and Roncalli Middle School (1976-78) to serve as in the capacity of assistant Principal... Novak served as the President for football, basketball and baseball umpire study groups.

Achievements: David coached Junior High School - Football, Basketball, Track as well as the Old Timers and was the Old Timers Coordinator, ran the Pueblo Softball league and was the Director of the Babe Ruth State Baseball Tournament...Novak was a "Key Man" in successful bid for Pueblo to secure the 1976 Babe Ruth Baseball and was appointed as Colorado District #4 Colorado Old Timers Director from 1972-75... Also during the same time, David was the President of the Runyon Field Committee from 1973-1974... He was elected as the State Old Timers Director for two years (1977-79).

Professional Photographer:  Donated pictures of Honorees to the Greater Pueblo Sports Association (GPSA) for many years...Honorees paid nothing for the photograph to go into the Hall of Fame.

Occupation:  David was the owner of - David J. Novak Photography.
    
Personal: Lived in Pueblo with his wife, Laurel...Passed away on January 31, 2004.

 

 

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