DAVE BAKER

Wentworth, Missouri

Inducted 1988


15-Time Men's Missouri State Champion

6-Time Men's Runner-Up


State Tournament Performance: (Men's Championship Class)

1954    7th place    5-6    53.5%
1955    9th place    5-6    48.8%
1956    3rd place    8-3    61.8%
1958    Champion    10-1    69.8%
1959    2nd place   10-1    76.8%
1960    4th place    8-3    70.2%
1962    6th place    5-6    65.9%
1966    Champion    10-1    74.0%
1967    Champion    10-1    74.4%
1968    Champion    12-1    74.5%
1969    Champion    10-1    74.0%
1970    2nd place   10-1    74.2%
1971    Champion    15-0    77.6%
1972    Champion    15-0    76.2%
1973    Champion    14-1    71.9%
1974    Champion     7-0    76.5%
1975    3rd place    7-2    64.8%
1976    Champion     8-1    76.0%
1977    Champion     8-1    76.0%
1978    Champion    11-1    75.1%
1979    Champion     9-0    77.3%
1980    Champion     6-1    71.1%
1981    2nd place   10-1    71.1%
1982    2nd place    7-3    69.6%
1983    3rd place    9-2    72.7%
1984    Champion     7-1    77.7%
1986    2nd place    6-2    70.8%
1988    2nd place    9-2    71.4%

Won Play-Off In '68, '78 & '84

Lost Play-Off In '82 & '86


1966 Men's Class B World Champion


World Tournament Performance: (Men's Championship Class)

1955   34th place    8-27    64.9%
1956   30th place    9-26    64.5% 
1958    6th place    7-6     78.1% 
1967   19th place   18-17    73.9%
1968   14th place   20-15    78.4%
1970    8th place   24-11    75.6%
1971   12th place   23-12    78.4%
1981   19th place    8-15    72.8%