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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James Howard Abell

High School: Attended Pueblo Catholic High School (1939).

College: Went to Notre Dame from 1939-1940... Attended Colorado College in 1941 for graduate school... Enrolled in Air War College (1971)

Contribution: For for two decades he guided the growth of the Pueblo Tennis Club as its President, receiving the Dale R. Hill Trophy, which symbolized outstanding contributions to Tennis in 1964... First man to be honored as President of the Pueblo Tennis Club for two years...Founder of the "Dawn Patrol", a group of businessmen, Teachers and workers who played tennis before going to work.

Occupation: Nominated for promotion to rank of Brigadier General in the Air Force Reserve (1973)... Worked for Abell-Beaty Insurance Agency beginning in 1947... Became sole owner in 1959.

Personal: Passed away in 1976... Nicknamed "Buff"...Inducted posthumously to the GPSA Hall of Fame in 1976.


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