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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Kirk E. Kochenberger

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1976...He played basketball (guard) for the Wildcats from 1973-76...Named on the All-City Basketball team in 1976

After High School: Kirk played safety for three seasons (1987-89) on the Pueblo Crusaders a semi-Pro football team that won the National Championship in 1989 ... Selected to the nationwide American Football Association All-Minor Pro Team in 1988...Retired as the Crusaders All-Time leader in interceptions.

Coaching Background: Kochenberger coached basketball for 10 years (1996-06) for a YMCA team - the Heaton Hawks.

Achievements: Named Fellowship of Christian Athletics "Man-of-the-Decade" (2010)...YMCA Character Award Winner (2008)...Sunshine Award Recipient (1996)...Named Coordinator of the year by Bonfils Blood Center (1995)...

Contributions: Kirk worked providing opportunities for the youth at the state level through the Fellowship of Christian Athletes...He has given his time, raised and donated money for athletes....Kochenberger has truly made a difference in the lives of young people throughout Colorado.

Related Activities: Kochenberger continues to serve on the YMCA Board and has volunteered for the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign raising money for scholarships for our Pueblo youth...Kirk continues to serve on the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Board as President and volunteers countless hours raising money for athletes to attend camps.

Personal: Lives in Pueblo with his wife, Paula.


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