Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Visits Bowling GreenJune 22, 2015 The Sam's Club National BBQ Tour finished up its tour of the Southeastern United States this weekend with a stop in Bowling Green, Kentucky! Besting a packed field of competitors, GILLY'S BBQ showed true mastery of the art of low and slow, and claimed the Grand Championship with an overall score of 694.8456, on Saturday.
Trailing closely behind, THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE SMOKE took home the Reserve Grand Championship with a score of 693.1316. In addition to bragging rights, the teams pocketed $2,000 and $1,500, respectively. Both teams will now move on for their shot at BBQ’s National Championship.
Additional congratulations to the all of the teams who will advance to the Regional event in Southaven, Mississippi. on Sept. 19.
1. GILLY'S BBQ
2. THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE SMOKE
3. RURAL ROUTE BBQ
4. QUE'N STEW'N & BREW'N
5. HABITUAL SMOKERS
6. WARREN COUNTY PORK CHOPPERS
As always, a big thank “que” to every team, judge, member, supporter and Sam’s Club who made this event come to life!
The next event is in Ypsilanti, Mich. on June 27. We’ll see you out on the road!
See more at kcbs.us/samstour.