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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Luther J. Nava

Before High School: Attended Freed Junior H.S., where he played football (halfback) and basketball (forward) and won the city championship... Also competed in track (220-yard dash/broad jump) where he was the city champion in both events and member of the Student Council.

High School: Attended Pueblo Centennial H.S., graduating in 1964...Earned nine letters (three each) playing football, baseball and basketball for the Bulldogs...On the football team, Nava was a two-time All-City quarterback (1962-63) and All-Conference (playing both offense and defense)...Luther earned co-captain and honorable mention All-American while helping his team to Conference Champions and State Runner-up...He was selected to the Denver Post All-Star Team and All-State...On the basketball court, Nava helped the Bulldogs to the City Championship and State Consolation Championship...Luther was the leading batter and two-time All-Conference (1963-64) player leading Pueblo Centennial to the South Central League baseball championship.

College: Went to Adams State College in Alamosa, CO where he graduated in 1969... Played one year of football and four years of baseball (earning four letters) and posting a career .330 batting average for the Grizzlies.

After College: Nava played Fast Pitch softball for 18 years manning 2nd Base for the Pepsi Cola team that earned local, state and national reputation...Luther was a four-time All-State selection at 2nd base.

Coaching Background:  Was an assistant football coach for 10 years (three years at Keating Junior High (KJH), five years at Pueblo Central and two more at Pueblo Centennial)...Served 12 years as an assistant basketball coach at Pueblo Central then as the head coach for two season, led the Pueblo Centennial girls basketball team to a second place in the District Tournament and a state qualifying berth...While at KJH, Nava also coached the boys wrestling team for a season and worked as an assistant track coach for two seasons at Pueblo Central.

Contributor: Luther is currently a sponsor of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Program.

Occupation: Luther is a Teacher/Coach in School District #60 at Pueblo Centennial H.S.

Personal: Lives in Pueblo with his wife Rita.

 

 

 

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