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
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

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Michelle R. "Shelly" Borton

Michelle R. 'Shelly' BortonMichelle R. 'Shelly' BortonHigh School: Attended Pueblo South H.S., graduating in 1986...Three year letterman on the Colts basketball team as a guard (1983-86)...Ran two years (1984-86) as member of the cross country and track teams...South Central League Scoring Leader (1986) in basketball...MVP of the 1986 Southern Colorado Classic Basketball Game (All State Games)...All-time top ten Girls’ Cross Country (1982-85)...Finished 2nd at State Meet in 1600 meters (1983)...Placed 3rd at State Meet in 1600 meters (1984)...Came in 4th at State Meet in 1600 meters, 800 meters, 1600 meter relay (1985)...State Champion in Track 1600 meters (1986)...Made the Cross Country All-Star Tourney (1986)....Dutch Clark City Champion Record holder 800 meters.

College:  Went to Southwest Texas State (now Texas St. University), graduated in 1991... Played four seasons (1986-90) on the Bobcats basketball team as a guard... Ran one season on the TSU cross country team...All Conference Honors for four years (1986-91), Gulf State Conference Texas...Lettered in Track at Texas State University (1987).
Contributions: Leader in the Austin community and role model for others to follow...Leader in Police Academy for new cadets...Served six years (1991-96) in center for head injuries San Marcus Langrum Rehabilitation Network...Worked Meals on Wheels... Borton is a foster parented four children and a parent of two adopted children.

Professional Affiliations and Achievements: YMCA Kid’s Soccer Coach (2011)...Austin Police Chief 10-year Good Conduct Award (2011)...Honored with the APD Ernie Hinckle Award for Humanitarianism by her fellow cadets and Academy Staff (2011).

Related Activities: From 2007 to present Shelly is a Travis Foster Parent, Works with Austin's Area Church non-profit to feed the homeless and is in a Mentor Program at Austin Independent School.

From Gene Morenz Letter  of recommendation: "Above and beyond the excellence Shelly exhibited in the athletic arena, one of her finest assets was and still, is her humility.  After one of her record setting performances she was just, 'Shelly'.  As a result, she was a friend to all regardless if they were an athlete, a top student or low lower performing student.”

Occupation:  Police Officer with the Austin, Texas, Police Department.

Personal:  Lives in Austin, TX.

Photo courtesy of the Pueblo Chieftain


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