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* All State Championships are subject to the approval of the American Royal World Series of Barbecue® and Jack Daniels World Championship Invitational Barbecue
* KCBS does not guarantee the prize pool, the listed amount may include ancillary prize money, and the organizer is solely responsible for the payment of the prize money

September 2017

09/01/2017
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09/02/2017
7th Annual Smokin' In The Bogs Warrens, WI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jason Adler, Phone: 608-378-2000, Manager@Jellystonewarrens.com
KCBS Reps: DENA MILHOUS, RON MILHOUS
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BS BARBEQUE
Results In    Number of Teams: 29    High Score: 682.2172
09/01/2017
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09/02/2017
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Traverse City, MI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: KCBS Office, Phone: 800-963-5227,
KCBS Reps: DAVE LONDEEN, VIRGINIA LONDEEN
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: iBQ'n@TheBBQSuperStore.com
Results In    Number of Teams: 27    High Score: 688.5144
09/01/2017
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09/02/2017
Smoke the Town Leon, IA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Marcia Stephens, Phone: 641-446-7007, mstone@grm.net
Contact: Team Contact , info@smokethetown.com
KCBS Reps: MICHAEL EBERLE, TROY YOUNGBLOOD
Prize Money: $3,400    CBJ Percentage: 98%
Grand Champion: Dry 2 Da Bone
Results In    Number of Teams: 16    High Score: 684.5028
09/01/2017
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09/02/2017
PigMania Lebanon State Championship BBQ & Music Festival( TEAMS AND JUDGES FULL) Lebanon, OH
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Marsha Hash, Phone: 513-934-7194, marsha.hash@mvgrllc.com
KCBS Reps: BECKY DRUETZLER, DAVE DRUETZLER
Prize Money: $15,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: WEQ4U
Results In    Number of Teams: 40    High Score: 697.1316
09/01/2017
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09/02/2017
*Beach Boogie and BBQ Festival (PALMETTO BBQ SERIES) Myrtle Beach, SC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Amie Lee, Phone: 843-855-0527, info@palmettoeventproductions.com
KCBS Reps: TANA R FRENSLEY, ALAN ROTHROCK
Prize Money: $7,460    CBJ Percentage: 99%
Grand Champion: THE SMOKEHOUSE MAFIA
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 691.3716
09/01/2017
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09/03/2017
38th American Royal World Series of Barbecue (OPEN) Kansas City, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Emily Park, Phone: 816-569-4021, bbq@americanroyal.com
Contact: Eric Pew, Phone: 816-569-4033, bbq@americanroyal.com
KCBS Reps: FORREST BRUCE, KIM COLLIER, MARK COLLIER, SCOTT GRINSTEAD, STEVE GRINSTEAD, LARRY HADLEY, MIKE LAKE, THERESA LAKE, DENNIS POLSON, LINDA POLSON
Prize Money: $68,850   
Grand Champion: PORKY BUTTS BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 407    High Score: 709.6800
09/02/2017
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09/03/2017
*Finger Lakes Fire & Smoke(CANCELLED) Geneva, NY
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Paul Davey, Phone: 716-262-4438, SLOWSMOKINQ@GMAIL.COM
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Rikk Foringer, Phone: 585-402-3508, SLOWSMOKINQ@GMAIL.COM
KCBS Reps: DON MULLER, NANCY MULLER
Results Not In.
09/02/2017
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09/03/2017
BBQ on the Bow Calgary, Canada
Contact: Bernie Kenny, Phone: 403-708-1900, smokinbox@shaw.ca
Contact: Brenda Black, Phone: 403-771-2288, blblack@telus.net
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: ROCKY MOUNTAIN SMOKERS
Results In    Number of Teams: 42    High Score: 666.2400
09/02/2017
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09/03/2017
*Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival (JUDGES FULL) Bedford, TX
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Cortney Sims, Phone: 817-952-2293, Cortney.sims@bedfordtx.gov
KCBS Reps: KAREN JANE WILLIAMS, RALPH WILLIAMS   Alt Rep: LARRY VOTH, LYNDA VOTH
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: FERGOLICIOUS BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 46    High Score: 689.0628
09/02/2017
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09/03/2017
1st International Suydersee BBQ Contest Zeewolde Flevoland, Netherlands
Contact: Rene' De Regt, Phone: +31 647233350, Rene@hangbellybbq.nl
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Grand Champion: BOHEMIAN BACKYARD BARBECUE
Results In    Number of Teams: 32    High Score: 699.4284
09/02/2017
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09/03/2017
Big Muddy Brew N Que Winona, MN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: MIchelle Alexander, Phone: 507-429-3225, Michellewinonacitycouncil@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: CINDY JUHL, TOM JUHL
Grand Champion: T&A BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 21    High Score: 678.8688
09/02/2017
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09/03/2017
Septemberfest BBQ & Rib-eye Steak Cookoff Challenge Omaha, NE
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Linda Moran, Phone: 402-346-4800, linda@omahafed.org
KCBS Reps: PHIL MORROW, ROSEMARY MORROW
Prize Money: $7,550    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SMOKIN' LEFTY'S BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 29    High Score: 692.5600
09/02/2017
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09/03/2017
*Weston Sizzlers(CANCELLED) Weston, MO
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Mike Kalny, Phone: 913-962-2145, mikekalny@aol.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Dena Minor, Phone: 816-640-2224, dena-minor@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: CLARA WILLIAMS, JONATHAN B WILLIAMS
Results Not In.
09/02/2017
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09/03/2017
*Redwood Coast Grills Gone Wild Crescent City, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sharyn Loughry, Phone: 707-464-3174, chamber@delnorte.org
Contact: Jeff Parmer, jparmer@delnorte.org
KCBS Reps: JULIE POE , IAN SCHMIDT
Prize Money: $9,650    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SON OF SMOKE
Results In    Number of Teams: 15    High Score: 681.0856
09/02/2017
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09/02/2017
Blues, Views & BBQ Festival's Cookin' for a Cause(COMPETITOR Westport, CT
Contact: Derek Signor, Phone: 203-832-5229, bbqdirector@westportdma.com
KCBS Reps: DON LOVELY, LESLIE LOVELY
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Results In   
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
*Smoke On The Ohio(JUDGES FULL) Mt.Vernon, IN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Cary Bredemeier, Phone: 812-449-4795, bunnysbuttsmokers@gmail.com
Contact: Cary Bredemeier, Phone: 8124494795, https://m.facebook.com/Smoke-on-the-Ohio-132921293835148/
KCBS Reps: KENT SCHUETZ, RACHEL SCHUETZ
Prize Money: $7,500    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: FARMER'S RETREAT SMOKIN BARBEQUE
Results In    Number of Teams: 29    High Score: 693.0856
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
13th Annual Recovery Fest/8th Annual BBQ State Championship Richmond, VA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Honest Liller, Phone: 804-564-0132, honesty@mcshin.org
KCBS Reps: DEBBY HARWELL, DON HARWELL
Prize Money: $5,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SAUCE THIS BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 35    High Score: 697.1088
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
*Beak Week BBQ Challenge Goldsboro, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Lynn Grantham, Phone: 919-739-7484, lgrantham@goldsboronc.gov
KCBS Reps: JUDY THOMPSON, MICHAEL THOMPSON
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: MUTTLEY CREW BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 39    High Score: 690.2172
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
Ribs, Rod & Rock'n Roll Vermillion, SD
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jenny French, Phone: 605-670-9688, jen@sdbbq.us
KCBS Reps: DAVE LONDEEN, VIRGINIA LONDEEN
Prize Money: $9,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SHIGGIN & GRINNIN
Results In    Number of Teams: 31    High Score: 704.0000
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
International Goat Days Championship BBQ Contest-SMOKIN IN THE GOAT PEN Millington , TN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT:Phillip Doyle, Phone: 731-499-1489, igdchampionshipbbq@gmail.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Marge Plummer, Phone: 901-487-3872, margeplummer1@bellsouth.net
KCBS Reps: MARIA LOHMAN, WAYNE LOHMAN
Prize Money: $8,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: VICTORY LANE BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 42    High Score: 705.1200
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
*Derby BBQ Festival(JUDGES FULL) Derby, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Janae Springer, Phone: 316-788-1519 ext 232, janaespringer@derbyweb.com
KCBS Reps: LARRY VOTH, LYNDA VOTH
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 99%
Grand Champion: BARREL BOYS BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 29    High Score: 690.2744
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
*Hot Pursuit BBQ Shawnee, OK
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Erika Jones, Phone: 405-476-4158, ehjones08@sbcglobal.net
KCBS Reps: KAREN JANE WILLIAMS, RALPH WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: UNCLE BC'S
Results In    Number of Teams: 27    High Score: 700.5600
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
Puckaway Pigfest Montello, WI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jessica Malsack, Phone: 920-295-3000, pigfest@lacampground.com
KCBS Reps: ANITA MOORE, ANTHONY MOORE
Prize Money: $5,750   
Grand Champion: TURNIN' UP THE HEAT
Results In    Number of Teams: 31    High Score: 680.5716
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
Tony Stone-Cookeville Cook-off Cookeville, TN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Teri Johnson, Phone: 931-526-1063, teri@stonesteel.net
Contact: Julie Lee, Phone: 931-261-1169, tonystoneckvlcookoff@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER, CAROLYN WELLS
Prize Money: $10,100    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: HOT COLE'S BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 34    High Score: 710.2628
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Kansas City, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: KCBS Office, Phone: 800-963-5227,
KCBS Reps: DENNIS POLSON, LINDA POLSON
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: CLARK CREW BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 28    High Score: 699.3828
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
Colorado Pork & Hops Challenge Grand Jct, CO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Arlie Bragg, Phone: 615-477-7447, arlie@arliequeevents.com
Contact: Larry Manchester, Larrm@gjcity.org
KCBS Reps: CAROL WHITEBOOK, MERL WHITEBOOK
Grand Champion: Hickory and Spice BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 28    High Score: 694.2516
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
*Silver Lake Apple BBQ Festival Silver Lake, MI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Terri sharpe, Phone: 231-301-3301, terri@silverlakesandbox.com
Contact: Amy Zolaga,
KCBS Reps: DENA MILHOUS, RON MILHOUS
Prize Money: $7,500    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: FIREHOUSE SMOKE
Results In    Number of Teams: 28    High Score: 682.8344
09/08/2017
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09/09/2017
Hog Wild West BBQ Contest Leavenworth, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Joey Denney, Phone: 913-306-6651, joey@jumpinjoesbbq.com
Contact: Janice Denney, Phone: 913-651-6810, jj@jumpinjoesbbq.com
KCBS Reps: ALFRED T BOWEN, FRAN BOWEN
Prize Money: $3,300   
Grand Champion: SLAPS BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 695.3716
09/09/2017
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09/10/2017
Farm Meat Dongen, Netherlands
Contact: Astrid Lodewijks, Phone: +31162312082, c.lodewijks@kpnmail.nl
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, Mayco van Galen
Grand Champion: SOUTHERN DUTCH BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 38    High Score: 678.8232
09/09/2017
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09/10/2017
Green Mountain BBQ Championship Randolph, VT
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jeremy Garrett, Phone: 802-244-8994, Jeremy@J2Levents.com
KCBS Reps: STEVE BEDWELL, JENNIFER SHIFLETT
Prize Money: $4,095    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: FIRE DOWN BELOW
Results In    Number of Teams: 32    High Score: 685.7144
09/09/2017
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09/10/2017
Kansas City Kosher BBQ Championship (COMPETITOR'S SERIES) Overland Park, KS
Contact: Mendel Segal, Phone: 913-235-6077, msegal@vaadkc.org
KCBS Reps: DAVE ROGERS, PEG ROGERS
Results In   
09/09/2017
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09/10/2017
*Italian Barbecue Championship 2017 Perugia, Italy
Contact: Herbert Svolacchia, Phone: +39 075 500 3535, info@italianbarbecuechampionship.it
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Grand Champion: BRIGBOYS BBQ TEAM
Results In    Number of Teams: 15    High Score: 683.3832
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
Tilley Harley-Davidson Biker Blues BBQ Rally and BBQ Classic Salisbury, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Gary Moss, Phone: 704-202-8712, gary.moss9@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DEBBY HARWELL, DON HARWELL, ALAN ROTHROCK
Prize Money: $15,110    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SAUCED! BBQ TEAM
Results In    Number of Teams: 63    High Score: 689.6688
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
Bands & BBQ at the Point Carrollton, KY
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Misty Wheeler, Phone: 502-732-7036, director@Carrolltontourism.com
KCBS Reps: BECKY DRUETZLER, DAVE DRUETZLER
Prize Money: $9,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BLUE CHIP BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 33    High Score: 696.5372
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
*Marshall County Blazin' BBQ & Bluegrass(CANCELLED) Plymouth, IN
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Jessica Beatty, Phone: 574-936-1882, jbeatty@visitmarshallcounty.org
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Cori Humes, Phone: 800-626-5353, ceh@visitmarshallcounty.org
KCBS Reps: BUNNY TUTTLE, RICH TUTTLE
Prize Money: $8,000   
Results Not In.
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
*Rock'n Brews & BBQ Festival Boise, ID
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Michelle Robinson, Phone: 208-465-8147, mrobinson@idahopress.com
Contact: TEAM CONTACT: Michelle Robinson, Phone: 208-465-8148, mrobinson@idahopress.com
KCBS Reps: STEVEN FLEWALLEN, MARK SILVER
Prize Money: $9,500    CBJ Percentage: 96%
Grand Champion: GOT SMOKE BAR-B-QUE
Results In    Number of Teams: 28    High Score: 696.0000
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
*Butler Chambers Of Commerce BBQ & Hucksters Days Butler, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Lee Anne Schowengerdt, Phone: 660-6479-3380, director@butlerchamber.com
KCBS Reps: JOHN GRIMES, LARRY HADLEY
Grand Champion: HIGH i QUE II
Results In    Number of Teams: 26    High Score: 697.6800
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
3rd Annual Hot Q's & Cold Brews BBQ Championship Oroville, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ben Lobenstein, Phone: 415-683-0784, ben@fireitupevents.com
KCBS Reps: MERRIALYCE ALVAREZ, STEVE ALVAREZ, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH, JULIE POE , IAN SCHMIDT
Prize Money: $25,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: MAR-B-QUE'S BBQ.
Results In    Number of Teams: 48    High Score: 693.0972
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
Jesse James Barbeque Cook Out Kearney, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Larry Pratt, Phone: 816-903-7728, LPratt2@kc.rr.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Valerie Fort, Phone: 816-719-5141, VFort@KearneyFire.org
KCBS Reps: PHIL MORROW, ROSEMARY MORROW
Prize Money: $5,025    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SLAPS BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 37    High Score: 696.5028
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
Rock'n Ribville (GBC QUALIFIER) Lawrenceville, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Jody Herrin, Phone: 678-407-6598, jody.herrin@lawrencevillega.org
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Cindy Reynolds, Phone: 770-670-5032, creynolds@lawrencevillepd.com
KCBS Reps: RUSTY COOK, WAYNE HARPER
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: ATLANTA BBQ STORE
Results In    Number of Teams: 39    High Score: 697.0856
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour (Regional) Madison, WI
Contact: KCBS Office, Phone: 800-963-5227,
KCBS Reps: KAREN JANE WILLIAMS, RALPH WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $20,000   
Grand Champion: LUCKY 19 SAUCE COMPANY
Results In    Number of Teams: 30    High Score: 685.1432
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
*Cherokee Strip BBQ Cook-Off Ponca City, OK
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Leasha Moser, Phone: 580-262-1818, leasha.moser@yahoo.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Robyn Ryan, Phone: 580-761-1295, robynryan@poncacity.net
KCBS Reps: LARRY VOTH, LYNDA VOTH
Prize Money: $15,250    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BUTCHER BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 38    High Score: 706.2744
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
*Currituck Heritage Festival Powells Point, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kemberly Sawyer, Phone: 252-453-9040 Ext:230, ksawyer@visitcurrituck.com
Contact: Sierra Scellato, Phone: 252-453-9040 Ext: 228, sscellato@visitcurrituck.com
KCBS Reps: ALEX JR BROWN, JOHN G BUSCH
Prize Money: $11,500   
Grand Champion: CHECKERED FLAG 500 BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 684.5028
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
Battle of the Brisket(CANCELLED) Mission, Ks
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Jenny Smith, Phone: 913-722-8228, jsmith@missionks.org
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Christy Humerickhouse, Phone: 913-722-8210, chumerickhouse@missionks.org
KCBS Reps: LARRY HADLEY, MARK SIMMONS
Results Not In.
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
Taste of Autumn BBQ Championship(CANCELLED) Taste of Autumn BBQ Championship, SD
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Chris Harwood, Phone: 307-756-2288, toabbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: MICHAEL EBERLE, TROY YOUNGBLOOD
Prize Money: $10,000   
Results Not In.
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
KTD Smokin ' Gobbler Cook-Off Worthington, MN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Chad Nixon, Phone: 507-372-2919, agoettig@frontier.com
Contact: Randy Jacobs,
KCBS Reps: DAVE LONDEEN, VIRGINIA LONDEEN
Prize Money: $8,200   
Grand Champion: LUCKY'S Q
Results In    Number of Teams: 27    High Score: 690.2628
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
*Smokin on the Rez BBQ and Music Festival (DAY 1) (JUDGES LIST FULL) Ridgeland, MS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Marge Plummer, Ph.B., Phone: 901-487-3872, margeplummer1@bellsouth.net
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Bobby Cleveland, Phone: 601-506-0739, bobbyc7754@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $5,200    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: VICTORY LANE BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 22    High Score: 693.0396
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
Big Brother Big Sister Riverfest Decatur, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Leah Brown, Phone: 256-353-0157, leah@bbbsmcal.org
KCBS Reps: DAVE AMEND, LINDA GOULD, ROXANNE GOULD, MARK HAGGITT   Alt Rep: TANA R FRENSLEY
Prize Money: $14,000   
Grand Champion: THE SPECIALISTS
Results In    Number of Teams: 39    High Score: 703.4172
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
*Grillin'@Gator Grounds Bunkie, LA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Aimee Richardson, Phone: 318-452-5332, aimee@gibko.com
Contact: Gator Grounds, Phone: 318-295-4030,
KCBS Reps: BILL SHIFLETT, JENNIFER SHIFLETT
Prize Money: $3,050    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: LONGNECK SIPPERS
Results In    Number of Teams: 7    High Score: 693.0972
09/15/2017
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09/16/2017
*Smokin on the White Batesville , AR
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGE CONTACT: Donna Turner, Phone: 870-613-1564, smokinjudges@hotmail.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Jim Butler, Phone: 870-307-5338, ducksinbatesville@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DONNA YOUNG, ED YOUNG
Grand Champion: 501 BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 17    High Score: 689.0740
09/15/2017
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09/17/2017
Smoke on the Water New Jersey State Barbecue Championship Atlantic City, NJ
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ron Cates, Phone: 870-536-8175, ronnie@catesandcompany.com
KCBS Reps: ROBERT MCKEE, LOUISE WEIDNER
Prize Money: $15,000   
Grand Champion: GOOD SMOKE BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 42    High Score: 692.5832
09/16/2017
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09/17/2017
Het BBQKampioenschap Van Het Waasland 2017 Sint Niklaas, Belgium
Contact: Dave Heyninck, Phone: 0032498641018, boomderappels@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, Mayco van Galen
Grand Champion: SMOKING FINNS FI
Results In    Number of Teams: 31    High Score: 694.3084
09/16/2017
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09/17/2017
Table Rock Boats and Bones Kimberling, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Cindy Rains, Phone: 417-335-9233, crains@whiteriver.org
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Jim Altic, jimaltic@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DAVE ROGERS, PEG ROGERS
Prize Money: $20,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SHAKE 'N BAKE BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 47    High Score: 707.3828
09/16/2017
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09/17/2017
*Smokin on the Rez BBQ and Music Festival (DAY2) (JUDGES LIST FULL) Ridgeland, MS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Marge Plummer, Ph.B., Phone: 901-487-3872, margeplummer1@bellsouth.net
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Bobby Cleveland, Phone: 601-506-0739, bobbyc7754@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $3,525    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: VICTORY LANE BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 17    High Score: 693.0512
09/16/2017
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09/17/2017
*Slovenia BBQ Open Medvode, Slovenia
Contact: Milan Stjepanovic, Phone: +386-41-587-073, info@sbbqs.si
KCBS Reps: IO TEAM
Grand Champion: BRIGBOYS BBQ TEAM
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 683.3144
09/22/2017
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09/24/2017
*Que by the Sea Seaside Heights, NJ
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Danielle Triolo, Phone: 732-830-3700, info@exit82.com
KCBS Reps: STEVE BEDWELL, STEVEN FLEWALLEN
Prize Money: $11,000   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Butts and Beans BBQ Challenge Newton, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT:Noel Kay, Phone: 828-455-8914, buttsandbeans@gmail.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Rachel Harper, buttsandbeans2017@whitefoxrun.com
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, ALAN ROTHROCK
Prize Money: $12,050   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Grilling & Chillin BBQ Owensboro, KY
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACTS:Kenny Jackson, Phone: 270-302-1007, k58jackson@yahoo.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Bill & Debby Glen, Phone: 270-993-5125, williamdeborah1@bellsouth.net
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER
Prize Money: $9,000   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Murphysboro BBQ Cookoff Murphysboro, IL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sammi Graff, Phone: 618-684-8902, sammi@17bbq.com
KCBS Reps: DEBRA GAGE, WILLIAM GAGE, CAROLYN WELLS
Prize Money: $12,200   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Shawnee Great Grillers State Championship Barbeque Shawnee, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Tonya Lecuru, Phone: 913-742-6402, tlecuru@cityofshawnee.org
KCBS Reps: KIM COLLIER, MARK COLLIER, LARRY HADLEY, MARK SIMMONS, JONATHAN B WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $4,800   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Smoke in the Park Lemoyne, PA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Todd Shadle, Phone: 717-648-6140, tshadle@wsbf.org
KCBS Reps: ROBERT MCKEE, LOUISE WEIDNER
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/24/2017
*Great Maine BBQ Challenge Bangor, ME
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Frank Pendola, Phone: 207-288-0269, nostrano@roadrunner.com
KCBS Reps: DON LOVELY, LESLIE LOVELY
Prize Money: $17,000   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Bikes, Blues and BBQ Fayetteville, AR
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Clyde Phelps, Phone: 479-586-0023, hickoryhollowsmokehouse@yahoo.com
Contact: Duane Kovach, duanekkovach@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: KAREN JANE WILLIAMS, RALPH WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $21,800   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Tri City BBQ Fest Denison, IA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Evan Blakley, Phone: 712-263-5621, eblakley@cdcia.org
KCBS Reps: DENA MILHOUS, RON MILHOUS
Prize Money: $11,000   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
*Jammin In JC Blues & BBQ Festival Junction City, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Lance Custer, Phone: 785-226-0438, lance.custer@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: LARRY VOTH, LYNDA VOTH
Prize Money: $5,000   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour (Regional) Edmond, OK
Contact: KCBS Office, Phone: 800-963-5227,
KCBS Reps: DENNIS POLSON, LINDA POLSON
Prize Money: $20,000   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/24/2017
Oinktoberfest Clarence, NY
Contact: Katy Toth, Phone: 716-759-8483, katy@oinktoberfest.com
KCBS Reps: DON MULLER, NANCY MULLER
Prize Money: $8,800   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
BBBrew For Hope Ft.Collins, CO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Andrew Stewart, Phone: 970-219-6227, andrew.d.r.stewart@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DEL ANDERSON, MICHAEL WINTER
Prize Money: $6,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
*Garden City Fall Festival BBQ Contest (Cancelled) Garden City, MO
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: David Leimer, Phone: 816-509-0275, dleimer3@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DAVE ROGERS, PEG ROGERS
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
First Tennessee Bank Bluegrass & BBQ (COMPETITOR'S SERIES)(JUDGES FULL) Columbia, TN
Contact: Paul Keltner, Phone: 931-560-1560, paul@columbiatn.com
KCBS Reps: RANDY G BIGLER, TANA R FRENSLEY
Prize Money: $2,175   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
*Smoke in the Valley Pikeville, TN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Earline Young, Phone: 423-364-0114, vanyoung@bledsoe.net
KCBS Reps: DAVE AMEND, MARK HAGGITT
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/24/2017
4th Ruhrpott BBQ 2017 Waltrop NRW, Germany, Germany
Contact: Tom and Natascha Herman, Phone: 004 172 847 4683, contest@PALM-BBQ.de
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, DEBBY HARWELL, DON HARWELL
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
*The Rumble on the River presented by TheBBQSuperStore.com Grand Haven , MI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Stan Wawzysko, Phone: 269-209-1281, stanasc@yahoo.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: John and Melissa Greko, Phone: 616-957-5384, johngreko@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: ANITA MOORE, ANTHONY MOORE
Prize Money: $7,500   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Smokin in The Hills (Limited to the first 25 teams) Hillsboro, OH
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Shane Wilkin, Phone: 937-393-4745, swilkin@co.highland.oh.us
Contact: TEAM CONTACT: Rhonda Purdin, Phone: 937-393-4745, rhondapurdin@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: SCOTT GRINSTEAD, STEVE GRINSTEAD
Prize Money: $5,000   
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Smokin Up Layton Hill(Cancelled) Layton, UT
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jesse Johnson, Phone: 801-390-1000, jess@bigjohnsonsbbq.com
KCBS Reps: STEVEN FLEWALLEN, MARK SILVER
Results Not In.
09/22/2017
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09/23/2017
Smoke & Soul Fest Casper, WY
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jennifer Deurloo, Phone: 307-473-1767, jennifer@wybia.org
KCBS Reps: MICHAEL EBERLE, ROBERT HAHN
Prize Money: $8,000   
Results Not In.
09/23/2017
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09/23/2017
*Barbeque on the Hill (COMPETITOR'S SERIES) Blue Island, IL
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Joshua Edwards, Phone: 708-270-2333, jedwards@blueislandparks.org
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Luiz Montoya, Phone: 708-388-6421, Lmontoya@blueislandpark.org
KCBS Reps: GRANT FORD, JENI FORD
Results Not In.
09/23/2017
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09/23/2017
*Heart of Arkansas BBQ Cookoff (BACKYARD ONLY)(CANCELLED) Lonoke, AR
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: Buster Lackey, Phone: 501-676-6971, buster@lonokecountyseniors.com
Contact: Ronnie Evans, Phone: 501-676-6971, Ronald.Evans@remington.com
KCBS Reps: DONNA YOUNG, ED YOUNG
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
*Dells BBQ Bash(BACKYARD ONLY) Wisconsin Dells , WI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Team and Judges: Laurie Tweten, Phone: 608-769-7446, rocknribsbbq@gmail.com
Contact: Greco Clem, clem12345666@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: ANITA MOORE, ANTHONY MOORE
Prize Money: $3,000   
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
*Smoke On the Trails Gardner, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Renee Nagle, Phone: 913-856-0936, rnagle@gardnerkansas.gov
KCBS Reps: FORREST BRUCE, JOHN GRIMES, LARRY HADLEY
Prize Money: $10,000   
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
*Smokin-in-Sapulpa 4th Annual BBQ Sapulpa, OK
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Greg Hamilton, Phone: 918-510-0063, Greg@sapulpaonline.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Glen Sands, Phone: 918-430-8080, elks1118events@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: BOB MCKINNON, TERRI MCKINNON
Prize Money: $5,470   
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
*Bryant's Buzzin BBQ Bash Bryant, AR
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Cheryl Smith, Phone: 501-487-4702, cheryl@bryantchamber.com
KCBS Reps: BILL SHIFLETT, JENNIFER SHIFLETT
Prize Money: $7,500   
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
*Smoking in the Golden Valley Clinton, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sarah Myers, Phone: 660-885-6141, Sarah.Myers@alphamediausa.com
KCBS Reps: PHIL MORROW, ROSEMARY MORROW
Prize Money: $5,000   
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
Porktober Que Dothan, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kerry Farrell, Phone: 334-718-2416, Kerry@themaineventweb.com
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
*Downtown Jonesboro BBQ Festival Jonesboro, AR
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Daren May, dmay@aui.org
Contact: TEAM CONTACT:Paul Carter, Phone: 870-219-9227, paul@cwcmechanical.com
KCBS Reps: BUNNY TUTTLE, RICH TUTTLE
Prize Money: $10,000   
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
BBQ in the Badlands Glendive, MT
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Denny Malone, Phone: 406-377-5601, denny@glendivechamber.com
KCBS Reps: DAVE LONDEEN, VIRGINIA LONDEEN
Prize Money: $7,500   
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
*Unruly Country Brew N' Que Festival(JUDGES FULL) Sonora, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Robert Stouffer, Phone: 951-961-8870, cabbqrobert@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: JULIE POE , IAN SCHMIDT
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
Rim County BBQ Classic and Testicle Festival Payson, AZ
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Arlie Bragg, Phone: 615-477-7447, arlie@arliequeevents.com
Contact: Christina Cantlin, christina.cantlin@diamondresorts.com
KCBS Reps: STEVEN FLEWALLEN, KELLY MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $10,000   
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
Free State BBQ Showdown(CANCELLED) Westminster, MD
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: Sandy Fulton, Phone: 4107261881, Sandyfulton720@gmail.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Betty Frizzell, thebbqjudge@aol.com
KCBS Reps: MICKY WILLIAMS, SYBIL WILLIAMS
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
Q in The Lou (CANCELLED) St.Louis, MO
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Bobby Autry, Phone: 314-762-9000, Bobby@eximiusevents.com
KCBS Reps: CHARLIE BRINZA, RALPH WELLER JR
Results Not In.
09/29/2017
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09/30/2017
LuLu's Brew & Que Brighton, Co
Contact: Aeron Calkins, Phone: 303-659-3300, aeron@lulusfarm.com
KCBS Reps: DEL ANDERSON, MICHAEL EBERLE
Results Not In.
09/30/2017
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10/01/2017
*Red, White and Que Cresskill, NJ
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Danny Krystyniak, Dannyk201@gmail.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT:Dana Reed, Phone: 201-913-2712, born2que@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: STEVE BEDWELL, KATHIE DAKAI
Prize Money: $5,000   
Results Not In.
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