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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

November 2017

11/03/17
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11/04/17
*Indio California State BBQ Championship & Festival( JUDGES FULL) Indio, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Robert Stouffer, Indio, CA 92203
Phone: 951-961-8870. cabbqrobert@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: STEVE ALVAREZ, MERRIALYCE ALVAREZ
Prize Money: $10300.00   
Grand Champion: BIG POPPA SMOKERS
Results In  Number of Teams: 35     High Score: 698.2516
11/03/17
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11/04/17
*Dickson County Smoke Fest(Cancelled) Dickson, TN
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Rhonda Adams, Dickson, TN 37055
Phone: 615-446-2349. rhonda@dicksoncountychamber.com
KCBS Reps: PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Results not in.
11/08/17
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11/14/17
World Barbecue Championship Orange Beach, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Alison Wheatly, Orange Beach, AL 36561
Phone: 931-528-8852. Alison@mmacreative.com
Contact: Debby Gage, Orange Beach, AL 36561
wfcjudges@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: WAYNE LOHMAN, MIKE LAKE, WILLIAM GAGE
Grand Champion: GETTIN' BASTED
Results In  Number of Teams: 93     High Score: 699.4516
11/10/17
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11/11/17
Smoke on the Harbor BBQ throwdown(PALMETTO BBQ SERIES) Mt. Pleasant, SC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Amy Smith, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
Phone: 843-284-7022. asmith@charlestonharborresort.com
KCBS Reps: DON HARWELL, DEBBY HARWELL
Prize Money: $9100.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: FIRE AND SMOKE SHAK
Results In  Number of Teams: 25     High Score: 690.8116
11/10/17
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11/11/17
*Bar-B-Cure (CANCELLED) Knoxville, TN
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Nacey Barger, Knoxville, TN 37922
Phone: 865-223-2758. nancy@huntervalleyfarmtn.com
KCBS Reps: MICHAEL THOMPSON, JUDY THOMPSON
Results not in.
11/10/17
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11/11/17
Brew B Q Nashville, TN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Philip Steen, Nashville, TN 37209
brewbq@playrecsports.com
KCBS Reps: PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $5000.00   
Grand Champion: HOT COLE'S BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 26     High Score: 713.7144
11/10/17
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11/11/17
Polar Pig BBQ Cook-Off (JUDGES FULL) Concord, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Glenn Jones, Concird, NC 28025
Phone: 704-436-2024. polarpigbbq@gmail.com
Contact: Mark Rowell
KCBS Reps: ALAN ROTHROCK, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $7500.00   
Grand Champion: REDNECK SCIENTIFIC
Results In  Number of Teams: 47     High Score: 703.9428
11/11/17
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11/11/17
*Sticky Jar Open Sauce Contest by Original Juan Specialty Foods Kansas City, MO
Contact: Kim Collier, Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone: 816-765-5891. Kcollier@kcbs.us
KCBS Reps: CAROLYN WELLS, MARK COLLIER
Results In.
11/17/17
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11/18/17
Suncoast Credit Union Plant City Pig Jam Plant City, FL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sophia Hyde, Plant City, FL 33563
Phone: 813-754-3707. sophia@plantcity.org
KCBS Reps: CAROLYN WELLS, CLIFTON WELCH, MIKE GARRETSON
Prize Money: $12500.00   
Grand Champion: SHIG NINJA BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 42     High Score: 694.8000
11/17/17
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11/18/17
Mission-Q (BACKYARD ONLY) Tuscumbia, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Wesley Burden, Tuscumbia, AL 35674
Phone: 256-762-3592. Wburden@appliedchemical.com
KCBS Reps: RANDY G BIGLER, CAROL BIGLER
Prize Money: $2500.00   
Results In.
11/17/17
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11/18/17
Que'n In Cumming (DAY 1) Cumming, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Cumming, GA 30028
Phone: 770-886-6290. bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, RUSTY COOK, JULIE COOK, PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $10050.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: CLARK CREW BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 62     High Score: 702.2400
11/17/17
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11/18/17
Que'n In Cumming (DAY 1) Duel Cumming, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Cumming, GA 30028
Phone: 770-886-6290. bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, RUSTY COOK, JULIE COOK, PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $10050.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: KILLER B'S BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 58     High Score: 699.9544
11/18/17
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11/19/17
Que'n In Cumming (DAY 2) Cumming, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Cumming, GA 30040
Phone: 770-886-6290. bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, RUSTY COOK, JULIE COOK, PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $10050.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SHAKE 'N BAKE BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 58     High Score: 707.3712
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