HENRY KNAUFT, Spokane, Washington
Player: Henry Knauft born August 4, 1923, pitched in his first state tournament in 1949 and placed 5th. Since then he was Washington State Champion 11 times. Henry qualified for the Men's Championship Class 12 times and earned 230 wins on a career average of 75.08% ringers. His best finish was in 1983 when he placed third on a 79.4% average. Henry was one of the 80% pitchers in the famed 1964 World tournament where he place 13th while averaging 80.4%.