World Tournament Highest Percentage Average Per Tournament     Updated 2017- By Year
Championship Men's Division- 40 Point Games Began 1982.   50 Point Games From 1909-1981
Started 1909 High Average Finished Games Point   
Year Name State By Percentage World Event Played Games World-Loc.
2017 Alan Francis OH 90.40% 1st. 15 40 St. George, Utah (*)
2016 Alan Francis OH 85.80% 1st. 15 40 Montgomery, Alabama (*)
2015 Alan Francis OH 88.41% 1st. 15 40 Topeka, Kansas (*)
2014 Alan Francis OH 86.21% 1st. 15 40 Buffalo, New York (*)
2013 Alan Francis OH 91.23% 1st. 15 40 St. George, Utah (*)
2012 Alan Francis OH 83.13% 1st. 15 40 Knoxville, Tennessee (*)
2011 Alan Francis OH 88.20% 2nd. 15 40 Monroe, Louisiana (*)
2010 Alan Francis OH 87.47% 1st. 20 40 Cedar Rapids, Iowa (*)
2009 Alan Francis OH 90.86% 1st. 19 40 Springfield, IL (*)
2008 Alan Francis OH 89.35% 1st. 19 40 York, Pennsylvania (*)
2007 Alan Francis OH 81.07% 1st. 19 40 Ardmore, Oklahoma  (*)
2006 Alan Francis OH 87.83% 1st. 19 40 Gillette, Wyoming (*)  
2005 Alan Francis OH 84.65% 1st. 23 40 Bakersfield, California (*)
2004 Alan Francis OH 83.16% 1st. 23 40 Pocatello, Idaho (*)
2003 Alan Francis OH 83.88% 1st. 23 40 Eau Claire, Wisconsin  (*) 
2002 Brian Simmons RI 85.31% 1st. 15 40 Red Deer, Canada (*)  
2001 Brian Simmons RI 87.56% 2nd 15 40 Hibbing, Minnesota  
2000 Alan Francis OH 81.24% 2nd 15 40 Bismarck, North Dakota  
1999 Alan Francis OH 83.36% 1st. 19 40 Greenville, Ohio
1998 Alan Francis OH 85.82% 1st. 15 40 Ainsworth, Nebraska
1997 Alan Francis OH 84.21% 1st. 19 40 Kitchener, Ontario
1996 Alan Francis OH 81.25% 1st. 15 40 Gillette, Wyoming  
1995 Brian Simmons ME 79.46% 2nd 15 40 Perry, Georgia  
1994 Walter Ray Williams CA 84.06% 1st. 19 40 Syracuse, New York 
1993 Alan Francis OH 77.07% 1st. 35 40 Spearfish, South Dakota
1992 Kevin Cone IA 82.90% 1st. 31 40 Columbus, Ohio
1991 Walter Ray Williams CA 86.17% 1st. 27 40 Biloxi, Mississippi  
1990 Walter Ray Williams CA 85.80% 2nd 27 40 Stone Mtn, Georgia  
1989 Alan Francis OH 77.20% 1st. 32 -PO 40 Spearfish, South Dakota
1988 Walter Ray Williams CA 82.00% 3rd. 31 40 Pleasanton. California 
1987 Dale Lipovsky MN 82.20% 1st. 31 40 Eau Claire, Wisconsin  
1986 Mark Seibold IN 82.20% 1st. 31 40 Ainsworth, Nebraska
1985 Walter Ray Williams CA 84.81% 1st. 31 40 Lafayette, Indiana  
1984 Carl Steinfeldt FL 83.40% 2nd 26-PO 40 Huntsville, Alabama
1983 Jim Knisley OH 78.70% 2nd 23 40 Statesville, North Carolina
1982 Dale Lipovsky MN 81.00% 1st. 26-PO 40 Huntsville, Alabama
1981 Walter Ray Williams CA 88.10% 1st. 23 50 Genola, Minnesota  
1980 Walter Ray Williams CA 85.70% 1st. 31 50 Huntsville, Alabama
1979 Mark Seibold IN 82.60% 1st. 31 50 Statesville, North Carolina
1978 Walter Ray Williams CA 84.10% 1st. 35 50 Des Moines, Iowa
1977 Elmer Hohl ON-CAN 85.10% 1st. 28-PO 50 Greenville, Ohio
1976 Mark Seibold IN 84.90% 3rd. 35 50 Bristol, Pennsylvania
1975 Elmer Hohl ON-CAN 84.53% 1st. 35 50 Lafayette, Indiana ( + )
1974 Elmer Hohl ON-CAN 85.37% 3rd. 35 50 Keene, New Hampshire
1973 Elmer Hohl ON-CAN 83.50% 1st. 37-PO 50 Eureka, California
1972 Elmer Hohl ON-CAN 86.00% 1st. 38-PO 50 Greenville, Ohio
1971 Curt Day IN 84.95% 1st. 35 50 Middlesex, New Jersey
1970 Dan Kuchcinski PA 84.89% 1st. 35 50 South Gate, California
1969 Elmer Hohl ON-CAN 86.39% 2nd 35 50 Erie, Pennsylvania
1968 Elmer Hohl ON-CAN 88.46% 1st. 35 50 Keene, NH
1967 Dan Kuchcinski PA 84.37% 1st. 35 50 Fargo, ND
1966 Curt Day IN 86.61% 1st. 28 50 Murray, UT
1965 Curt Day IN 86.00% 4th 35 50 Keene, NH
1964 Curt Day IN 84.45% 5th. 35 50 Greenville, Ohio
1963 John Monasmith WA 82.26% 1st. 35 50 South Gate, CA
1962 Elmer Hohl ON-CAN 83.09% 3rd. 35 50 Greenville, Ohio
1961 Harold Reno OH 84.45% 1st. 35 50 Muncie, IN
1960 Don Titcomb CA 84.85% 1st. 35 50 Muncie, IN
1959 Ted Allen CO 84.43% 1st. 35 50 Murray, UT
1958 Ted Allen CO 85.20% 2nd 30 50 Murray, UT
1957 Ted Allen CO 87.30% 1st. 32-PO 50 Murray, UT
1956 Don Titcomb CA 84.00% 2nd 38-PO 50 Murray, UT
1955 Ted Allen CO 86.57% 1st. 38-PO 50 Murray, UT
1954 Isais Fernando CA 84.50% 2nd 20 50 Murray, UT
1953 Ted Allen CO 83.80% 1st. 35 50 Murray, UT
1952 Ted Allen CO 84.20% 2nd 35 50 Murray, UT
1951 Isais Fernando CA 85.80% 1st. 35 50 Murray, UT
1950 Isais Fernando CA 83.50% 1st. 35 50 Murray, UT
1949 Isais Fernando CA 83.80% 1st. 35 50 Murray, UT
1948 Casey Jones WI 87.50% 2nd 31 50 Milwaukee, WI
1947 Ted Allen CO 84.80% 3rd. 35 50 Murray, UT
1946 Ted Allen CO 83.90% 1st. 23 50 Des Moines, IA
1945 World Not Held            
1944 World Not Held            
1943 World Not Held            
1942 World Not Held            
1941 Isais Fernando CA 82.90% 1st. 23 50 Des Moines, IA
1940 Guy Zimmerman IA 86.10% 2nd 35 50 Des Moines, IA
1939 World Not Held            
1938 World Not Held            
1937 World Not Held            
1936 World Not Held            
1935 Ted Allen CA 75.50% 1st. 23 50 Moline, IL
1934 Isais Fernando CA 74.50% 3rd. 23 50 Los Angeles, CA
1933 Ted Allen CA 73.60% 1st. 25-PO 50 Chicago, IL
1932 World Not Held            
1931 World Not Held            
1930 World Not Held            
1929 Blair Nunamaker OH 69.50% 1st. 15 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1928 C.C. Davis OH 70.15% 1st. 33 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1927-W C.C. Davis OH 69.20% 1st. 33 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1927-S C.C. Davis OH 64.80% 1st. 33 50 Duluth, MN
1926-W Putt Mossman IA 67.90% 2nd 30 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1925-W Putt Mossman IA 67.60% 1st. 55 50 Lake Worth, FL
1924-W C.C. Davis OH 57.90% 1st. 22 50 Minneapolis, MN
1924-S Putt Mossman IA 62.00% 1st. 26 50 Lake Worth, FL
1923-W Harold Falor OH 55.30% 1st. 29 50 ST Petersburg, FL
   PO Denotes Playoff
1909-1922 No percentages recorded
Updated after 2017 World
Compiled by Mel Yockstick