World Tournament Highest Percentage Average Per Tournament   Updated 2017 - By Year
Championship Women's Division- 40 Point Games Began 1982.   50 Point Games From 1909-1981
Started 1920 High Average Finished Games Point  updated 2017
Year Name State By Percentage World Event Played Games World Held At
2017 Joan Elmore TN 80.75% 1st. 15 40 St. George, Utah
2016 Joan Elmore TN 75.74% 1st. 15 40 Montgomery, Alabama (*)
2015 Joan Elmore TN 77.90% 2nd. 15 40 Topeka, Kansas
2014 Joan Elmore TN 86.91% 1st. 15 40 Buffalo, New York  
2013 Debra Brown VT 78.30% 3rd. 15 40 St. George, Utah
2012 Joan Elmore TN 84.62% 1st. 15 40 Knoxville, Tennessee
2011 Joan Elmore TN 81.13% 1st. 15 40 Monroe, Louisiana
2010 Joan Elmore TN 79.50% 1st. 19 40 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
2009 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 85.66% 2nd. 20-PO 40 Springfield, IL
2008 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 87.29% 2nd. 20-PO 40 York, Pennsylvania 
2007 Joan Elmore TN 81.39% 1st. 20-PO 40 Ardmore, Oklahoma  
2006 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 83.45% 2nd. 20-PO 40 Gillette, Wyoming  
2005 Joan Elmore TN 84.29% 2nd. 23 40 Bakersfield, California  
2004 Joan Elmore TN 82.44% 2nd. 23 40 Pocatello, Idaho  
2003 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 82.70% 1st. 23 40 Eau Claire, Wisconsin  
2002 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 86.00% 1st. 15 40 Red Deer, Canada 
2001 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 83.64% 1st. 15 40 Hibbing, Minnesota 
2000 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 83.65% 1st. 15 40 Bismarck, North Dakota 
1999 Sue Snyder IN 84.52% 1st. 19 40 Greenville, Ohio
1998 Sue Snyder IN 82.55% 2nd. 15 40 Ainsworth, Nebraska
1997 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 85.07% 2nd. 19 40 Kitchener, Ontario
1996 Sue Snyder IN 88.38% 2nd. 15 40 Gillette, Wyoming 
1995 Sylvianne Moisan PQ-CAN 85.49% 2nd. 15 40 Perry, Georgia 
1994 Sue Snyder IN 85.16% 1st. 18 40 Syracuse, New York 
1993 Sue Snyder IN 76.59% 2nd. 17 40 Spearfish, South Dakota
1992 Sue Snyder IN 84.61% 1st. 15 40 Columbus, Ohio
1991 Tari Powell IL 83.15% 1st. 15 40 Biloxi, Mississippi 
1990 Tari Powell IL 83.10% 1st. 15 40 Stone Mtn, Georgia 
1989 Phyllis Negaard MN 80.90% 1st. 17-PO 40 Spearfish, South Dakota
1988 Sandy McLachlin ON-CAN 85.02% 2nd. 15 40 Pleasanton. California 
1987 Sandy McLachlin ON-CAN 88.24% 1st. 16 -PO  40 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
1986 Deborah Michaub MA 83.15% 2nd. 15 40 Ainsworth, Nebraska
1985 Daine Cantin QU-CAN 83.33% 2nd. 11 40 Lafayette, Indiana
1984 Phyllis Negaard MN 82.50% 2nd. 14-PO 40 Huntsville, Alabama
1983 Phyllis Negaard MN 84.14% 1st. 11 40 Statesville, North Carolina
1982 Vicki Winston MO 79.83% 2nd. 11 40 Huntsville, Alabama
1981 Opal Reno OH 82.66% 2nd. 11 50 Genola, Minnesota 
1980 Opal Reno OH 78.78% 1st. 11 50 Huntsville, Alabama
1979 Opal Reno OH 76.10% 2nd. 11 50 Statesville, North Carolina
1978 Opal Reno OH 82.84% 1st. 11 50 Des Moines, Iowa
1977 Ruth Hangen NY 75.13% 2nd. 10-PO 50 Greenville, Ohio
1976 Ruth Hangen NY 75.60% 1st. 10-PO 50 Bristol, Pennsylvania
1975 Vicki Winston MO 73.50% 1st. 7 50 Lafayette, Indiana 
1974 Lorraine Thomas NY 80.16% 1st. 7 50 Keene, New Hampshire
1973 Lorraine Thomas NY 80.87% 2nd. 7 50 Eureka, California
1972 Ruth Hangen NY 76.62% 1st. 7 50 Greenville, Ohio
1971 Ruth Hangen NY 73.40% 1st. 7 50 Middlesex, New Jersey
1970 Ruth Hangen NY 72.00% 1st. 8 50 South Gate, California
1969 Vicki Winston MO 79.60% 1st. 7 50 Erie, Pennsylvania
1968 Lorraine Thomas NY 74.90% 1st. 7 50 Keene, NH
1967 Vicki Winston MO 73.60% 1st. 7 50 Fargo, ND
1966 Vicki Winston MO 72.41% 1st. 10-PO 50 Murray, UT
1965 Sue Gillespie IN 75.90% 1st. 9-PO 50 Keene, NH
1964 Sue Gillespie IN 81.13% 1st. 7 50 Greenville, Ohio
1963 Vicki Winston MO 61.46% 1st. 8-PO 50 South Gate, CA
1962 Sue Gillespie IN 65.31% 1st. 7 50 Greenville, Ohio
1961 Anna Lindquist WV 61.20% 3rd. 5 50 Muncie, IN
1960 Esta McKee IN 53.61% 1st. 9-PO 50 Muncie, IN
1959 Vicki Chapelle Winston OR 52.82% 1st. 4 50 Murray, UT
1958 Vicki Chapelle Winston OR 54.80% 1st. 5-PO 50 Murray, UT
1957 Katie Gregson CA 44.70% 3rd. 6-PO 50 Murray, UT
1956 Vicki Chapelle Winston OR 52.60% 1st. 9-PO 50 Murray, UT
1955 Katie Gregson CA 43.00% 2nd. 7-PO 50 Murray, UT
1954 Katie Gregson CA 52.00% 1st. 7-PO 50 Murray, UT
1953 Anna Lindquist WV 46.70% 2nd. 7 50 Murray, UT
1952 Sarah Byers OR 53.50% 1st. 7 50 Murray, UT
1951 Anna Lindquist WV 47.70% 3rd. 7 50 Murray, UT
1950 Pat DeLeary AZ 51.20% 1st. 9 50 Murray, UT
1949 Anna Lindquist WV 48.20% 1st. 9-PO 50 Murray, UT
1948 Anna Lindquist WV 43.00% 1st. 7 50 Milwaukee, WI
1947 Katie Gregson CA 50.00% 1st. 8 50 Murray, UT
1935 Ester James MI 63.60% 1st. 5 50 Moline, IL
1934 Caroline Schultz IL 81.30% 1st. 7 50 Los Angeles, CA
1933 Caroline Schultz IL 73.80% 1st. 5 50 Chicago, IL
1929 Mayme Francisco IL 54.50% 1st. 2 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1928-W Mayme Francisco IL 54.90% 1st. 13 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1928-S Doris Perkins MA 55.36% 2nd. 10 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1927-W Mildred Brouillette MN 47.00% 1st. 13 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1927-S Laura Lanham IL 56.90% 1st. 16 50 Duluth, MN
1926 Mildred Brouillette MN 43.20% 1st. 14 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1925 Laura Lanham IL 57.20% 1st. 17 50 Lake Worth, FL
1924-W Laura Lanham IL 52.70% 1st. 6 50 Lake Worth, FL
1924-S Laura Lanham IL 55.43% 1st. 13-PO 50 Minneapolis, MN
1923-W Mayme Francisco OH 45.20% 1st. 5 50 ST Petersburg, FL
1923-S Laura Lanham IL 46.50% 1st. 7 50 Cleveland, OH
  updated after 2016 World
PO Denotes Playoff
1920-1922 No percentages recorded
Compiled by Mel Yockstick