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, 23 May 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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Paul DeFoyd

High School: Attended Henderson H.S., in Frederick, OK.

College:  Went to East Central State College (ECSC), Ada, OK.   

Advanced Education:  Earned a Masters degree from Oklahoma State College.
Coaching Career: Spent 26 years (1950-76) as the head basketball coach at Rye High School, Rye, CO...DeFoyd led the Thunderbolts to four state basketball appearances (1956, 1959, 1963 and 1968) winning the state championship with his first team in 1956... His record as the head basketball coach at Rye was 384 wins and 150 losses...DeFoyd's overall career record at both Rye H.S. and Murrqay State was 439 wins and 176 losses...He also served as the Thunderbolts baseball coach for five years (1957-61) and coached Rye's 8-man football team for a season (1959).

Occupation:  Teacher/Coach/ Activities Director - Rye High School

Personal:  Lived in Rye, CO with his wife, Helen... Passed away April 22, 2007.


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