World Championship      
(3rd.) Place Finishes  
Senior Men 3rd.  
Started 1960    Place Last Year
Name State Wins Win
Henry Franke IL 4 1973
Gerald Strangland MN 3 2009
Paul Stewart NC 3 2006
John Paxton IA 3 1964
Bob Lautenschleger OH 2 2004
Glen Portt GA 2 1988
Stan Manker OH 2 1980
Floyd Plumb OH 2 1976
Ray Miller OH 2 1969
Joe Foster NE 2 1962
Gary Kollmann ID 1 2017
James Dunlap MI 1 2016
Randy Rain WI 1 2015
Gary Roberts OH 1 2014
Roy Buhler UT 1 2013
Raymond Bedard MA 1 2012
Rich Knerem Sr. OH 1 2011
Bill Navratil CT 1 2010
M.O.Turner MO 1 2007
Charlie Webb IL 1 2005
Ron Hassler MO 1 2001
Robert Garber Jr. OH 1 1999
John Bogardus NY 1 1997
Art Sperber WA 1 1996
Edward Kowatch IN 1 1995
Don Titcomb KY 1 1994
Ed Arionus TX 1 1993
Glen Henton IA 1 1992
Al Zadroga PA 1 1991
Curley Seibold IN 1 1990
Louis Bensinger WI 1 1989
Ray Phillips IL 1 1987
Fred Lavett CA 1 1986
Lawrence Miller OH 1 1984
Charles Hilton FL 1 1983
Gerald Maison GA 1 1982
Bernie Herfurth MA 1 1981
Frank Stinson MN 1 1979
Frank Paglarini MN 1 1978
Abe Austin IL 1 1974
Feancis Winetrout WA 1 1970
L.E. Heist NE 1 1967
Lee Jacobs MI 1 1966
Years 58
Updated After 2017 World
Compiled by: Mel Yockstick