NHPA STATE SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES      
Top Elder's - With 3 or more wins - Started 1982    
TITLES NAME STATE FIRST LAST
14 Roland Kleinschmidt South Dakota 2002 2016
13 David Holmes West Virginia 2004 2016  
12 Clayton Gage Wisconsin 1995 2006
12 Frank Bohun Pennsylvania 1994 2005
11 Milton  Vinson Georgia 1992 2005
10 Jim Pagliarulo Connecticut 1996 2005
10 Ray Santana California 1993 2004
9 Merlin Potts Kansas 1998 2010
9 Don Harris Missouri 1992 2003
8 Ed Arionus Texas 2000 2016
8 Bobby Fields Tennessee 2003 2013
8 Paul McCreery Texas 2002 2012
8 Roland Stobaugh Illinois 1986 1994
7 Leonard Plastero New Mexico 2005 2016
7 Paul McGee Maryland 2009 2016
7 Russ Phillips Washington 2009 2016  
7 Henry Jubin Rhode Island 2005 2011
7 Archie Matheny Arkansas 2001 2010
7 Lowell Davis Oregon 1993 2002
6 Art Ross Idaho 2010 2016
6 Phil Plotke Wyoming 2010 2016
6 Willie Booth Arkansas 2009 2015
6 Dave Bliss SR. Massachusetts 2007 2014
6 Larry Jorgenson North Dakota 2005 2011
6 Dick Wilson Wyoming 2003 2009
6 Gordon Fuhr Nebraska 2001 2008
6 Jim Wiltse Michigan 1998 2006
6 Ed Quigley New Jersey 1997 2004
6 Willard Brakhage Oklahoma 1996 2003
6 Lew Haskins North Dakota 1994 2000
6 Bill Penland South Carolina 1992 1998
5 Paul Sarette New Hampshire 2011 2016
5 Rich Pintor Colorado 2010 2016
5 Ervin Starwalt Illinois 2001 2015
5 Bob Vandiver Illinois 2010 2014
5 Tom McQueen Nevada 2009 2014
5 Billy Barnes Georgia 2009 2013
5 Larry Purcell Iowa 2009 2013
5 Carl Carlton Colorado 2006 2011
5 Orville McElroy Alabama 2002 2010
5 Harold Gaston Oklahoma 2004 2009
5 Jack Gensman Michigan 2002 2008
5 Harold Schrader Minnesota 2002 2007
5 Joe Young North Carolina 2002 2006
5 Stan Towne New York 2000 2005
5 Don Moser Idaho 1999 2004
5 Don Wild Colorado 1997 2002
5 Jack Moore Washington 1997 2002
5 Angelo Ciaslak Massachusetts 1995 2000
5 Henry Carmichael Texas 1993 1997
5 Pete Rebman Nebraska 1993 1997
4 Bob Hudnall Kentucky 2012 2016
4 Don Branting Nebraska 2012 2016
4 J.D. Drake Michigan 2013 2016
4 Shirl Barney Utah 2013 2016
4 Tim Gilmore Louisiana 2012 2016
4 Virgil Rife Ohio 2013 2016
4 Sig Armitage Minnesota 2012 2016
4 Barry Chapelle Oregon 2011 2015
4 Tom Hall Florida 2009 2015
4 Charles Woolery California 2011 2014
4 Dick Cooke Connecticut 2011 2014
4 Harold Combs New Mexico 2009 2014
4 Bob Schlive Montana 2009 2013
4 Herschel Walters Indiana 2008 2012
4 Phil Bragg Alabama 2007 2012
4 Chick Davis New Jersey 2008 2011
4 Enrique Maderas Hawaii 2008 2011
4 Lester Waguestpack Louisiana 2003 2010
4 Bill Nelson Nebraska 2000 2010
4 John Knepple Connecticut 2006 2009
4 Marvin Kramer Illinois 2004 2009
4 Phil Bergeron New Hampshire 2006 2009
4 John Boyer Arizona 2005 2008
4 Jack Atchley Louisiana 2000 2004
4 Donald Parks Virginia 1998 2003  
4 David Zilverberg South Dakota 1997 2000
4 Fred Betterton Alabama 1996 1999
4 Bud Schardine Utah 1994 1998
4 Ernie Blanchet New York 1993 1998
4 John Reedy Washington 1994 1998
4 Marv Stanek Iowa 1993 1998
4 Charles Rossell Montana 1989 1993
3 Jim Elison Alabama 2014 2016
3 Maynard Warman Maine 2011 2016  
3 Rich Altis Missouri 2012 2016
3 Glen Burris Pennsylvania 2011 2016
3 Glenn Barlow Virginia 2013 2015
3 Gregg Craven Missouri 2011 2015
3 Roger Vogel Kansas 2013 2015
3 Paul Jennings South Carolina 2011 2014
3 Ron Button Wisconsin 2012 2014
3 Ted Sprinkle Indiana 2010 2014
3 Wilbur Gabel North Dakota 2012 2014
3 Dufay Pearson North Carolina 2010 2013
3 Harold Uncapher New York 2009 2012
3 Larry Hinton Michigan 2010 2012
3 Nick Piva Idaho 2008 2012
3 Ralph Adrian Ohio 2008 2012
3 Vance Bodily Utah 2010 2012
3 Art Cyr Louisiana 2007 2011
3 Bob Knutson Minnesota 2008 2010
3 Darle Esh Pennsylvania 2008 2010
3 Roy Bowers Oregon 2007 2010
3 Lester Waguestpack Louisiana 2003 2009
3 Ben Wiedrich Oregon 2005 2008
3 Bobby Spencer Georgia 2006 2008
3 Warren Woolsey Florida 2002 2008
3 William Kidwell Maryland 2006 2008
3 Don Kies California 2005 2007
3 Wayne Cowger Florida 1997 2007
3 Art Sperber Washington 2003 2005
3 Elden Sarbaugh Ohio 2002 2004
3 Melvin Bray Kansas 1999 2003
3 Roy Robertson Massachusetts 2001 2003
3 Frank Annerl Utah 1999 2002
3 Mac Mc Kay Iowa 2000 2002
3 Laymon Gullet Texas 1998 2001
3 Cecil Cook Kentucky 1998 2000
3 Dee Powell Colorado 1995 2000
3 Len Lipovsky Minnesota 1998 2000
3 Bill Harder Iowa 1995 1999
3 Ken Raymond Wyoming 1995 1999
3 E. Leslie Dixon Arkansas 1995 1998
3 Pedro Keliihoomalu,Sr. Hawaii 1995 1998
3 Jim Noble Kentucky 1994 1997
3 Buds Gedatus Minnesota 1994 1996
3 Charles Green Kansas 1994 1996
3 Frank Oldenburg North Carolina 1993 1996
3 Hansel Eppard Virginia 1992 1996
3 Roy Lyons Ohio 1994 1996
3 Bob White Michigan 1991 1995
3 Ed Short Alabama 1992 1995
3 Ralph Maylahn Wisconsin 1992 1994
3 Bob Thackeray Idaho 1991 1993
3 Les Grosenbach Colorado 1990 1993
3 Oliver Roesler Minnesota 1991 1993
3 Paul Scheub Florida 1990 1993
3 Karl Schmeeckle Nebraska 1990 1992
3 O.A. Lindsay Alabama 1988 1991
3 Sid Anderson Wisconsin 1987 1990
3 Johnnie Mullican Alabama 1985 1987
Compiled By: Mel Yockstick 
Updated 5/12/2017