ROLAND KRAFT, Lecompton, Kansas

Inducted 1999

Player: Roland was born February 7, 1912, and as a child had been a polio victim and his left arm was left useless. He went to win nine Kansas State Championships. He pitched in 31 state tournaments and also had twelve 2nd place finishes. His World Tournament career reaches from 1940 through 1955 and he had 11 Championship appearances, winning 189 games and had a career ringer average of 72.53%. Roland passed away February 23, 1982.