Central State Heavyweight Title
Name Won Location
Bill Longson                    5/18/50 Kansas City, KS
Killer Kowalski            1/23/51 Kansas City, KS
Dennis Clary                    1951 Kansas City, KS
Sonny Myers                 1951 Kansas City, KS
Dennis Clary [2] 51 1951 Wichita, KS
Jimmy Coffield  1951 Kansas City, KS
Alo Leilani 1951 Kansas City, KS
Bob Orton                     1951 Wichita, KS
Enrique Torres                2/3/52 Wichita, KS
Sonny Myers [2]            3/24/52 Wichita, KS
* Vacant.  Title not defended in 30 days  
Sonny Myers         52/04      Wichita, KS 5/2/52 Kansas City, KS
* Defeats Bob Orton in 13-man tournament final, but 
Orville Brown refuses to present him with the title 
because the final was only one fall.  
Sonny Myers [3] 52 5/2/52 Kansas City, KS
* Defeats Bob Orton in 3-fall match.  
Red Berry 52/09 9/16/52 Kansas City, KS
Bobby Lane 52/11     Kansas City, KS 11/24/52 Kansas City, KS
Dave Sims 53/01     Kansas City, KS 1/5/53 Kansas City, KS
Lenny Montana 53/10 10/12/53 Wichita, KS
Dave Sims [2] 54/01 1/4/54 Kansas City, KS
Bob Orton [2] 54/02     Kansas City, KS 2/9/54 Kansas City, KS
Sonny Myers [4] 54/03 3/26/54 Wichita, KS
El Toro 54 6/19/84 Wichita, KS
Sonny Myers [5] 54 7/2/54 Wichita, KS
Joe Dusek 54/09 9/24/54 St. Louis MO
Ray Villmer 54 10/19/54 St. Louis MO
Lu Kim 1/9/55 St. Louis MO
Ray Villmer [2] 4/30/55 St. Louis MO
Mighty Atlas 56 11/14/56 St. Louis MO
Sonny Myers [6] 57/02 2/24/57 St. Louis MO
Richard Brown 57 6/24/57 St. Louis MO
Red Berry [2] 57/09/15  Wichita, KS 9/1/57 Wichita, KS
Richard Brown [2]                 57/10/07  Wichita, KS 10/7/57 Wichita, KS
* Vacant in '58.    
Bob Geigel                10/3/58 St. Louis MO
* Wins tournament.    
Bob Ellis                 58/11/28  St. Joseph, MO 11/28/58 St. Joseph, MO
Lee Henning 60/01/22  St. Joseph, MO 1/22/60 St. Joseph, MO
Kinji Shibuya 60 2/4/60 St. Louis MO
Bob Ellis [2] 60/03/10  Kansas City, KS 3/10/60 Kansas City, KS
Thor Hagen      5/27/60 St. Joseph, MO
Ricky Lee 60/06     St. Joseph, MO 6/1/60 St. Joseph, MO
Thor Hagen [2] 60/08 8/26/60 St. Louis MO
Mike Paidousis 60/09/29  Kansas City, KS 9/29/60 Kansas City, KS
Lee Henning [2] 60/11/18  St. Joseph, MO 11/18/60 St. Joseph, MO
Ron Etchison 61/03/31  St. Joseph, MO 3/31/61 St. Joseph, MO
Lee Henning [3] 61/04/21  St. Joseph, MO  4/21/61 St. Joseph, MO
* Vacant in '61.    
Buddy Austin 61/06/02 6/2/61 St. Louis MO
Ray Gordon 62/02/09  St. Joseph, MO 2/9/62 St. Joseph, MO
Johnny Kace 63 6/3/62 St. Louis MO
Rock Hunter 63 11/22/63 Kansas City, KS
Enrique Torres [2] 63/12/20  St. Joseph, MO 12/20/63 St. Joseph, MO
Mike DiBiase 2/28/64 St. Louis MO
Buddy Colt 1/1/65 Kansas City, KS
The Stomper (Archie Gouldie)     6/4/65 St. Louis MO
Sonny Myers [7] 65/07/04 7/4/65 St. Louis MO
Bob Geigel [2] 66/01/07  St. Joseph, MO 1/7/66 St. Joseph, MO
Ron Reed [2] 66/02/18 2/18/66 St. Louis MO
The Viking (Bob Morse) 66/06/17 6/17/66 St. Louis MO
Mike DiBiase [2] 66/12/16 12/16/66 St. Louis MO
Sonny Myers [8] 67/01/13 1/13/67 St. Louis MO
Bob Geigel [3] 67/02/24 2/24/67 Kansas City, KS
Sonny Myers [9] 67  10/3/67 St. Louis MO
* Vacant in '68.    
Bob Brown 68/09  9/1/68 St. Louis MO
* Defeats Thor Hagen in tournament final.  
Dusty Rhodes 68 12/3/68 St. Louis MO
Don Kent 69/01     St. Joseph, MO 1/6/69 St. Joseph, MO
Roger Kirby 70 6/6/70 St. Louis MO
Bob Geigel [4] 71/01/01  St. Joseph, MO 1/1/71 Kansas City, KS
Harley Race 71 2/21/71 Kansas City, KS
Bob Geigel [5] 71 3/13/71 Kansas City, KS
Harley Race [2] 71/06  6/2/71 Kansas City, KS
* Pat O'Connor defeats Race for the title on 01/28/72
in St. Louis, MO, but Race continues to be recognized by 
other promoters, and Sam Muchnick withdraws recognition
of the title and later creates the Missouri Heavyweight title
Danny Little Bear             2/11/72 St. Joseph, MO
Black Angus Campbell           4/9/72 Kansas City, KS
The Stomper [2]                6/8/72 Kansas City, KS
Harley Race [3]              7/7/72 Kansas City, KS
Omar Atlas 72/11/24  St. Joseph, MO 11/24/72 Kansas City, KS
Roger Kirby                  12/16/72 Kansas City, KS
Danny Little Bear [2]            4/27/73 Kansas City, KS
Harley Race [4]                  9/22/73 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [3]                    10/11/73 Kansas City, KS
Mike George                     3/21/74 Kansas City, KS
Roger Kirby [2]                6/24/74 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [4] 74/07/04  Kansas City, KS 7/4/74 Kansas City, KS
* Defeats Don Fargo.    
Harley Race [5]              7/11/74 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [5]                8/1/74 Kansas City, KS
Terry Martin                    12/14/74 Kansas City, KS
Jerry Oates                     2/7/75 St. Joseph, MO
Ed Wiskoski                  5/31/76 Kansas City, KS
Mike George [2]              2/12/76 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [6]                    4/10/76 Wichita, KS
Mike George [3]            4/17/76 Wichita, KS
Bob Brown [7]             5/18/76 Topeka, KS
Harley Race [6]                  7/8/76 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [8]               9/5/76 Wichita, KS
Rick Gibson               10/1/76 St. Joseph, MO
Bob Slaughter  1/3/77 Kansas City, KS
Ted Oates                        2/4/77 St. Joseph, MO
Bob Slaughter [2]            2/11/77 St. Joseph, MO
Bob Brown [9]                  3/13/77 St. Louis MO
Bob Slaughter [3]                4/1/77 St. Louis MO
Ted DiBiase                      5/19/77 Kansas City, KS
Bob Sweetan 77 7/7/77 St. Louis MO
Bob Brown [9] 77/10/30  Topeka, KS 10/30/77 Topeka, KS
Ted DiBiase [2] 78/01/07  Kansas City, KS 1/7/78 Kansas City, KS
Bob Sweetan [2]                  4/27/78 Kansas City, KS
Doug Gilbert 78/08/31  Kansas City, KS 8/31/78 Kansas City, KS
Buck Robley                 10/7/78 Des Moines, IA
Dick Murdoch  12/30/78 Kansas City, KS
Randy Rose      1/2/79 St. Joseph, MO
Bob Sweetan [3]             2/22/79 Kansas City, KS
Ron Starr                     8/2/79 Kansas City, KS
The Turk                10/4/79 Kansas City, KS
The Avenger                      11/22/79 Kansas City, KS
The Assassin (Jody Hamilton)     1/24/80 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [10] 80/02/04  Kansas City, KS 2/4/80 Kansas City, KS
Bruiser Brody                   4/10/80 Kansas City, KS
Dick Murdoch               5/20/80 Kansas City, KS
Killer Karl Kox 80/07/24  Kansas City, KS 7/24/80 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [11]                   8/16/80 Topeka, KS
Mike George [4]                9/11/80 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [12]                 10/23/80 Kansas City, KS
Buzz Tyler                4/1/81 Des Moines, IA
Bob Sweetan [4]                  6/7/81 Kansas City, KS
Tommy Martin                  11/19/81 Kansas City, KS
Bob Sweetan [5]                12/10/81 Kansas City, KS
Roger Kirby 82/04/27  St. Joseph, MO 4/27/81 Des Moines, IA
Manny Fernandez                 9/16/83 Kansas City, KS
Dewey Robertson             2/10/83 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [13]                5/12/83 Kansas City, KS
Dewey Robertson [2]            5/19/83 Kansas City, KS
Harley Race [7]                6/2/83 Kansas City, KS
* Vacant on 83/06/10 when Race wins World Heavyweight title.
Super Destroyer            6/30/83 Kansas City, KS
* Defeats Buck Robley in tournament final.  
Buzz Tyler [2]           10/20/83 Kansas City, KS
Tully Blanchard               1/26/86 Kansas City, KS
Buzz Tyler [3]                   2/9/84 Kansas City, KS
Luke Graham 84/04/19  Kansas City, KS 4/19/84 Kansas City, KS
Ted Oates [2]                   6/21/84 Kansas City, KS
Buzz Tyler [4]             8/12/84 Columbia, MO 
Hacksaw Higgins 84/10/06  Kansas City, KS 10/6/84 Kansas City, KS
Harley Race [8]               10/25/84 Kansas City, KS
Mr. Pogo                    1/10/85 Kansas City, KS
Marty Janetty             9/22/85 Des Moines, IA
Brett Sawyer                     12/5/85 Kansas City, KS
Bob Brown [14]             12/17/85 Ames, IA
Sam Houston                   11/16/86 St. Louis, MO
Bill Dundee                  1/3/87 Topeka, KS
Bob Brown [15] 87/02/27  Kansas City, KS 2/27/87 Kansas City, KS
Rufus R. Jones [2]               5/21/87 Kansas City, KS
Porkchop Cash                7/10/87 St. Joseph, MO 
Rufus R. Jones [3]              7/1/87 Kansas City, KS
Earthquake Farris 87/09/27  Des Moines, IA 9/27/87 Des Moines, IA
Bob Brown [16] 87/10/30  St. Joseph, MO  10/30/87 St. Joseph, MO 
Dave Peterson 87/12/25  St. Joseph, MO  12/25/87 St. Joseph, MO 
* Title held up.    
Dave Peterson [2] 88/02/18  Kansas City, KS  2/18/88 Kansas City, KS
* Defeats Cuban Assassin for the held-up title
Title now sanctioned by the World Wrestling Alliance
David Schultz 88/04/21  St. Louis, MO  4/21/88 St. Louis MO
DJ Peterson [3] 88/06/04  St. Louis, MO  6/4/88 St. Louis MO
David Schultz [2] 88/09/03  Chicago, IL  9/3/88 St. Louis MO
Buddy Landell 89/01/02  Kansas City, MO   1/2/89 Kansas City, KS
* Vacant on 89/03/20 when Landell wins North American Title    
Butch Reed 89/06/02  St. Louis, MO   6/2/89 St. Louis MO
* Defeats Bad News Brown for the vacant title
DJ Peterson [4]          8/16/89 Tulsa, OK
David Schultz [3]                9/5/89 St. Louis MO
Steve Williams                   11/1/89 St. Paul, MN
Terry Taylor 90/04/21  Topeka, KS 4/21/90 Topeka, KS
Max Allen                   5/29/90 Wichita, KS
David Schultz [4]              6/21/90 Memphis, TN
Chris Champion            9/27/90 Seattle, WA
* Vacant on 04/17/91 when Champion wins American Title
David Schultz [5] 91/06/02  St. Louis, MO 6/2/91 St. Louis MO
* Defeats Scotty the Body for the vacant title 
* Vacant on 3/3/1992 and the title retired until 1998
Max Manouvere             3/7/98 St. Louis MO
*Defeats GraveStone for the vacant title  
Blizzard          3/22/98 St. Louis MO
Buddy Landell [2]       6/2/98 St. Louis MO
Sam Holiday           6/7/98 St. Louis MO
McMasters     2/21/99 St. Louis MO
Derrick Darkstrom       8/1/99 St. Louis MO
Tommy Dreamer    4/6/01 St. Louis MO
Kevin Northcutt           6/11/02 Jefferson City, MO
Pete Lothario             12/15/02 St. Louis MO
Tommy Dreamer [2]       4/29/03 Kansas City, MO
Pete Jackson          11/22/03 St. Louis MO
* Retires as Champion.   Title Vacant  
Drake Vyle                3/30/04 Rolla, MO
* Defeats Butch McClain when the title is revived
Derek Stone             11/16/04 Coffeyville, KS
Raven                     6/3/05 St. Louis, MO Battle at Busch
* Stripped on 06/06/06 for lack of title defenses.  
Matt Striker              10/14/06 Muscatine, IA Live event
* Defeats Woody Maguire and Derek Stone to win title  
Mark Sterling            7/25/07 House Springs, MO Live event
Ted DiBiase Jr.     9/18/07 St. Louis MO CSW TV Tapings
Sheamus O'Shauunessy     1/12/08 St. Louis, MO CSW TV Tapings
Eric Escobar(Eric Perez) 12/11/08 Kansas City, KS  Live event
Joe Hennig     2/26/09 Kansas City, KS  Live event
* Vacates on 09/03/19 due to injury.    
Drew McIntyre      3/19/09 Lawrence, KS Sam Muchnick Memorial
* Defeats Eric Escobar to win the title.    
Tyler Reks              6/3/09 St. Louis, MO Battle at Busch
Heath Slater              8/13/09 Kansas City, MO Live event
Justin Gabriel 9/24/09 Topeka, KS Live event
Alex Riley 3/18/10 St. Louis, MO CSW TV Tapings
* This was a three–way match, also involving Wade Barrett.      
Mason Ryan 7/22/10 St. Louis, MO CSW TV Tapings
* This was a three–way match, also involving Johnny Curtis.      
Dean Ambrose 2/3/11 St. Louis, MO Sam Muchnick Memorial
Bo Rotundo 5/19/11 St. Louis, MO CSW TV Tapings
* Title vacated on 9-1-2011 after Rotundo was sidelined with an injury.
Michael Tarver 9/1/11 St. Louis, MO CSW TV Tapings
* This was a fatal–four way match, also involving Dean Ambrose, Don Spinks and Damien Sandow
Don Spinks 2/2/12 St. Louis, MO Sam Muchnick Show
Michael Tarver (2) 2/23/12 St. Louis, MO CSW TV Tapings
Don Spinks (2) 2/23/12 St. Louis, MO CSW TV Tapings
Bo Rotundo (2) 6/16/12 Topeka, KS Live event
Don Spinks (3) 7/13/12 Jefferson City, MO Live event
Richie Steamboat 7/20/12 Rolla, MO Live event
Corey Graves 11/22/12 St. Louis, MO CSW TV Tapings
* Vacates title on 12-31-13 after Graves moves to NXT   
Doug Williams 1/30/13 St. Louis, MO Live event
* Wins 8 man tournament to win title    
Jamin Olivencia 2/2/13 St. Louis, MO Sam Muchnick Memorial