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* The CBJ% shown for contests is determined by the percentage of Certified Judges in attendance the previous year.
* All State Championships are subject to the approval of the American Royal World Series of Barbecue® and Jack Daniels World Championship Invitational Barbecue

March 2013

03/01/13
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03/02/13
Smokin in the Square Pensacola, FL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ivan Delabruere Phone: 850-995-0060. Fax: 850-995-0040. smokininthesquare@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER Alt Rep: SUSAN REID
Prize Money: $9400.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: CHIX, SWINE & BOVINE BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 37     High Score: 681.1424
03/01/13
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03/02/13
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Baton Rouge, LA
Contact: KCBS OFFICE Phone: 800-963-5227.
KCBS Reps: THERESA LAKE, MIKE LAKE
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: CAJUN BLAZE
Results In  Number of Teams: 28     High Score: 699.4286
03/08/13
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03/09/13
BBQ Championship & Hog Wild Festival Mobile, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Glenn Harger Phone: 251-479-4900. gharger1947@aol.com
KCBS Reps: WAYNE LOHMAN, WILLIAM GAGE, DEBRA GAGE, PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $12325.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: TEAM TOP CHICK
Results In  Number of Teams: 55     High Score: 691.4286
03/08/13
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03/09/13
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Westworth Village, TX
Contact: KCBS OFFICE Phone: 800-963-5227.
KCBS Reps: THERESA LAKE, MIKE LAKE
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: C-N-B BAR-B-Q
Results In  Number of Teams: 29     High Score: 677.7142
03/15/13
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03/16/13
Don't Be Cruel BBQ Duel Tupelo, MS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Bev Crossen Phone: 662-372-2208. tupelobbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: WAYNE LOHMAN, MARIA LOHMAN
Prize Money: $14200.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BREW 'N' BAR-B-QUE
Results In  Number of Teams: 100     High Score: 698.2856
03/15/13
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03/16/13
NKC MO State BBQ Championship N. Kansas City, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jay McClintick Phone: 816-813-8686. myxj1972@aol.com
KCBS Reps: MICHAEL WINTER, CAROLYN WELLS, ROSEMARY MORROW, PHIL MORROW
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: PITMASTERIQ BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 79     High Score: 681.7142
03/15/13
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03/16/13
2nd Annual Santa Anita Winners' Circle BBQ Championship Arcadia, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ben Lobenstein Phone: 415-683-0784. ben@fireitupevents.com
KCBS Reps: KELLY MCINTOSH, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $15000.00   
Grand Champion: HOG ISLAND PITMASTERS
Results In  Number of Teams: 57     High Score: 672.5708
03/15/13
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03/16/13
Smokin' At The Run Miami, OK Miami, OK
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: David Qualls Phone: 405-598-7575. smokin@buffalorun.com
Contact: Ronnie Dornhoffer ronnie_dornhoffer@cox.net
KCBS Reps: RALPH WILLIAMS, KAREN JANE WILLIAMS, LINDA POLSON, DENNIS POLSON
Prize Money: $7500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BLAZIN' BLUES BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 54     High Score: 694.2856
03/15/13
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03/16/13
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Albuquerque, NM
Contact: KCBS OFFICE Phone: 800-963-5227.
KCBS Reps: THERESA LAKE, MIKE LAKE
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: PARROTHEAD SMOKERS
Results In  Number of Teams: 20     High Score: 686.2856
03/22/13
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03/23/13
Best of the Basin Barbeque Championship Midland, TX
Contact: Monique Bottalico Phone: 432-683-0050. community@bgcpermianbasin.org
KCBS Reps: RALPH WILLIAMS, KAREN JANE WILLIAMS, BILL MAES
Prize Money: $8500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SLAP YO MAMA BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 59     High Score: 668.5718
03/22/13
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03/23/13
Heatin' Up the Bricks Kearney, NE
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jennifer Nollette Phone: 308-237-3168. jnollette@kearneycoc.org
KCBS Reps: PEG ROGERS, DAVE ROGERS
Prize Money: $6500.00   CBJ Percentage: 77%
Grand Champion: PARROTHEAD SMOKERS
Results In  Number of Teams: 40     High Score: 690.8566
03/22/13
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03/23/13
Hammond Blues and BBQ Hammond, LA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Eric Phares Phone: 985-969-8172. cityglass632@bellsouth.net
KCBS Reps: PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $12000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: PELLET ENVY
Results In  Number of Teams: 50     High Score: 684.0000
03/22/13
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03/23/13
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Tucson, AZ
Contact: KCBS OFFICE Phone: 800-963-5227.
KCBS Reps: THERESA LAKE, MIKE LAKE
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: LUTZ'S FAMOUS BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 30     High Score: 676.5712
03/28/13
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03/30/13
Silverton BBQ Throwdown (CANCELLED) Las Vegas , NV
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ron Cates Phone: 870-536-8175. ronnie@catesandcompany.com
KCBS Reps: RANDY G BIGLER, CAROL BIGLER
Prize Money: $50000.00   
Results not in.
03/29/13
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03/30/13
Benton KY Kiwanis Barbeque Kook Off Benton, KY
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ed Jones Phone: 270-527-1877. emjones911@twc.com
KCBS Reps: TANA SHUPE, RON CATO
Prize Money: $3800.00   
Grand Champion: WARREN COUNTY PORK CHOPPERS
Results In  Number of Teams: 40     High Score: 679.4284
03/29/13
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03/30/13
Slidell BBQ Challenge Slidell, LA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Skinny King Phone: 985-643-6863. skinny339@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: WAYNE LOHMAN, WILLIAM GAGE
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: IT'S 5 O'CLOCK SOMEWHERE
Results In  Number of Teams: 44     High Score: 687.9994
03/29/13
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03/30/13
Firelake BBQ Cook-off Shawnee, OK
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jason Boyce Phone: 405-878-4850 x2110. jason.boyce@potawatomi.org
KCBS Reps: JONATHAN B WILLIAMS, CLARA WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $4600.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: HOG TIDE BAR-B-QUE
Results In  Number of Teams: 38     High Score: 688.5718
03/29/13
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03/30/13
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Thornton, CO
Contact: KCBS OFFICE Phone: 800-963-5227.
KCBS Reps: THERESA LAKE, MIKE LAKE
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SWINESTONE COWBOYS
Results In  Number of Teams: 30     High Score: 668.5712
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