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
Monday, 15 August 2022

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. 16, 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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Gary John Gehlhoff

Junior High: Attended Keating Jr. High...Earned one-year varsity letters in football in 1960 (Fullback/Safety/Place Kicker) and basketball (center). Lettered in track and field in 1962... Won the Junior High City Team Championship in 1961, contributing first, second, or third place points in Pole Vault, High and Low hurdles and the 4X220 Relay.

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S...Three year letterwinner playing football for the Wildcats...Played on the 1961 State Championship Football Team as a sophomore and played backup offensive fullback and tight end positions, defensive end position, while being the first string placekicker...Caused the game changing fumble in the State semi-final football game against Longmont. Kicked the game winning extra point in that game (a 7-6 victory)...Co-Captain of the 1964 Wildcat football team...Selected to the 1964 Denver Post State High School Football Team and played in the 1964 North/South All-Star Football game...Lettered three years playing varsity basketball...Played on the 1964 Wildcat basketball team that won the Conference Championship and finished second in the State Basketball tournament... Helped team to a 100 points game against Pueblo South in 1964 (100-85)...Also lettered three years in track and field (Pole Vault/Hurdles/Sprints/Relays/Shot Put/Discus)...Set the City pole vault record in 1964 with a jump of 13' 10". This record stood for more than 10 years...Placed second at the 1964 State Track and Field Championships in the pole vault...Selected as the 1964 Central High School "Outstanding Athlete" and nine-time varsity letterman.

College: Attended the Colorado School of Mines (CSM)... Graduated with a degree in Metallurgical Engineering (1969)...Selected as the CSM outstanding Freshman Athlete (1965-66)...Two year varsity letterman (1964-65) on the Orediggers football (Defensive End/ Line Backer/ Tight End)...Four-year varsity letterman in both indoor (1964-1968) and outdoor (1965-1969) track and field...Ranked sixth Nationally in the NAIA College Indoor Pole Vault Standings (1968)...Participated in the pole vault and javelin during the outdoor season...

Contributions and Honors: Achieved the rank of Eagle Scout in 1961...Member of Centrals Key Club (1963-64)...Member of the 1964 National Athletic Scholarship Society and graduated academically in the Top 25 of the Class of 1964...

Personal: Lives in Jackson, TN with his wife Ann... Gehlhoff is an active golfer with a 4 handicap... He is a volunteer instructor with the 1st Tee Program in Jackson, TN...Gary is a choir member for Hand Bell Choir, a member of his church repair team as well as a Special Church Education Team Member...Gehlhoff is active with Youth Mentoring Program and part of a team that cleans up and repairs homes for the elderly.



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