GPSA Locations

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

Massari Arena
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

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Deward Lee “Dewey” Thornton

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1954..."Dewey" was a three-sport standout for the Wildcats from 1952-54, playing basketball (guard), baseball (1st base) and track (sprinter).

College: Went to Pueblo Junior College (PJC) and Western State College in Gunnison, CO...At PJC, Thornton played two seasons each of basketball (guard) and baseball (1st base)...He was the captain of the PJC basketball team that played in the National Junior College Tournament (1955-56)

Coaching Background:
    JV Coach: Salida H.S., Salida, CO (1959-62)
    Junior High Coach: Salida H.S., Salida, CO (1959-61)
    Head Coach: American Legion  (1959-61)
    Head Coach: Old Timers (1959-61)
    Frosh Coach: Pueblo Catholic H.S. (1962)
    Head Coach: Pitts Junior High (1963-64)
    Head Coach: Pitts Junior High (1963-64)
    Head Coach: Pitts Junior High (1967-69)
    Head Coach:  Pitts Junior High (1963-68)
    Head Coach: Old Timers (1963-72)

  - Basketball official for 20 years at the high school and college level (1962-81)
  - Baseball umpire for 15 years at the high school, college and Semi-Pro level (1963-77)
  - Activities Director: Pueblo Centennial H.S. (1983-86)
  - Assistant Principal: Pueblo Centennial H.S. (1986-89)
  - Principal: Pueblo Centennial H.S. (1989-93)
Occupation: Thornton worked as a Teacher/Coach/Administrator for Pueblo School District #60.

Personal: Deward lives in Pueblo with his wife, Wendy Bramer.



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