Chris Barnes

 
Chris Barnes

Chris Barnes

Year Inducted: 2018

Category: Performance

Barnes, an 19-time PBA Tour title winner, was a late-comer to PBA competition after an All-America career at Wichita State University, a starring role with Team USA. The Kansas native. He is one of five players to win both PBA Rookie and Player of the Year honors, and one of six players to complete the PBA Triple Crown (2005 U.S. Open, 2006 PBA Tournament of Champions and 2011 PBA World Championship). Now 47, and he ranked among the top 10 in PBA earnings for 16 consecutive seasons, surpassing the $1 million milestone in career earnings in a then-record 170 events. Was 2007-08 PBA Player of the Year.