Year End Pro Titles, by year.

5/14/09: I've removed all commentary from this list, and will write a new link to contain quick season summaries so that this remains a factual record.


  • 2016: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2015: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2014: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2013: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2012: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2011: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2010: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2009: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2008: Rocky Carson
  • 2007: Jack Huczek
  • 2006: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2005: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2004: Kane Waselenchuk
  • 2003: Jason Mannino
  • 2002: Cliff Swain
  • 2001: Sudsy Monchik
  • 2000: Sudsy Monchik
  • 1999: Sudsy Monchik
  • 1998: Cliff Swain
  • 1997: Sudsy Monchik
  • 1996: Sudsy Monchik
  • 1995: Cliff Swain
  • 1994: Cliff Swain
  • 1993: Cliff Swain
  • 1992: Drew Katchtik
  • 1991: Mike Ray
  • 1990: Cliff Swain
  • 1989: Marty Hogan
  • 1988: Ruben Gonzalez
  • 1987: Mike Yellen
  • 1986: Mike Yellen
  • 1985: Mike Yellen
  • 1984: Mike Yellen
  • 1983: Mike Yellen
  • 1982: Dave Peck
    Prior to 1982, the pro champion was based on the year end tournament, not points gathered during an actual tour. So, results from 1975-1981 the winner was the winner of NRC Nationals:

  • 1981: Marty Hogan d Craig McCoy 9,12
  • 1980: Marty Hogan d Mike Yellen 16,12
  • 1979: Marty Hogan d Mike Yellen 10,14
  • 1978: Marty Hogan d Charlie Brumfield 12,20
  • 1977: Davey Bledsoe d Marty Hogan 20,19

    In 1975 and 1976, there were competing Pro tours (NRC and IRA). So we'll list both champions here.

  • 1976 NRC: Charlie Brumfield d Marty Hogan 8,(1),8
  • 1976 IRA: Jerry Hilecher d Steve Strandemo
  • 1975 NRC: Charlie Brumfield d Steve Strandemo 9,11
  • 1975 IRA: Charlie Brumfield d Steve Serot (13),4,2

  • 1974: There was an NRC Pro tour but no year end Nationals tourney. Steve Serot had 2 wins, Steve Keeley 1 win, Charlie Brumfield 1.

    Prior to 1974, there was no pro tour. Listed below are the Amateur/IRA champs pre 1974 (per USRA website)

  • 1974: Bill Schmidtke d Steve Serot 16,(8),13 (corrected 11/1/08 from si.com archive article 6/74)
  • 1973: Charlie Brumfield d Steve Keeley 8,(13),12
  • 1972: Charlie Brumfield d Ron Rubenstein 11,0
  • 1971: Bill Schmidtke Craig Finger (15),9,14
  • 1970: Craig Finger d Charile Brumfield 17,12
  • 1969: Bud Muehleisen d Charlie Brumfield (18),20,8
  • 1968: Bill Schultz d Bill Schmidtke (14),12,18