Beat the Heat Double Header

July 1, 2022 - July 2, 2022

Contest Details

Beat the Heat Double Header
IBCA Contest Number: 2023-121

604 S Robb
Trinity, TX 75862
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Cindy Niles
Tray Pickup: 3:00 - 6:00 PM Friday
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 6:00 PM

Turn in times / Schedule
12:00 Chicken
1:30 Pork Spare Ribs
3:00 Brisket



Meats to be Cooked

Half Chicken 1 Fully Jointed Chicken Half (Complete with wing, breast, thigh and leg.)
Pork Spare Ribs (Required: 8 Individual Pork Spare Ribs)
Brisket (Required: 8 Full Slices)

Friday Ancillaries

Chefs Choice $25.00 7:00 PM
Margaritas $25.00 8:00 PM

Saturday Ancillaries

Bloody Mary $25.00 10:00 AM
Beans $25.00 11:00 AM

Contact and Registration

Contact: Steven Jones


Entry Fee: 250

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Cindy Niles
Number of Teams: 45

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Jerry Cardenas / Loaded Smoke

Reserve Grand Champion

Vinny McNamara / Steel Smoke BBQ

Brisket: Jerry Cardenas / Loaded Smoke
Chicken: Christopher Chaney / C2 Cookers
Pork Spare Ribs: Vinny McNamara / Steel Smoke BBQ


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Jerry CardenasLoaded Smoke579.48
2Vinny McNamaraSteel Smoke BBQ565.7
3Scotty BryceEast Texas Smokers554.5
4Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ546.4
5Patrick WiltseBlue Suade BBQ543.34
6Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers538.92
7Tim BalchBalch's Blazin BBQ534.54
8IRA GreenFlying G Barbcue530.94
9James BrooksBoss BBQ530.62
10Adam MartinezDamn If I'm Po525.52


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Christopher ChaneyC2 Cookers194.4
2IRA GreenFlying G Barbcue192.14
3Dustin StandleyFired Up BarBQue189.86
4Robert MeshellHoo Cares Kookers187.88
5Jerry CardenasLoaded Smoke185.26
6Seth HenrichsenMeat Candy Que184.74
7Phil BreedenLC BBQ183.94
8James BrooksBoss BBQ183.86
9Patrick WiltseBlue Suade BBQ183.0
10Brandon KolajaBBQ PROJECT182.48

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Vinny McNamaraSteel Smoke BBQ205.74
2Jamie RobeyTexas Smoke198.06
3Jerry CardenasLoaded Smoke193.14
4Josh HaleSure Shot BBQ193.12
5Mike SteelePigs & Cows Gone Wild191.92
6Liz ShamlianHotMes!191.72
7Adam MartinezDamn If I'm Po191.46
8Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers190.7
9Scotty BryceEast Texas Smokers190.6
10Tim BalchBalch's Blazin BBQ189.88


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Jerry CardenasLoaded Smoke201.08
2Scotty BryceEast Texas Smokers196.54
3Patrick WiltseBlue Suade BBQ193.6
4Donald KeenSmoke Show Bbq191.92
5Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ190.66
6Allan FreemanChickapicow190.0
7Michael Sargent JrBubba Fatz BBQ188.02
8Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers186.74
9Brian ErbeBig B BBQ185.94
10William PurvisChicken Fried BBQ185.74



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Bo PargmannGet-U-Sum179.06
2Jamie RobeyTexas Smoke176.0
3Donald KeenSmoke Show Bbq164.92

Bloody Mary

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Donald KeenSmoke Show Bbq149.2
2Robert SmithFirst Class BBQ142.4
3Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers137.8

Chefs Choice

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Phong VuongXtreme Texas Cookers194.2
2Robert SmithFirst Class BBQ193.2
3Donald KeenSmoke Show Bbq191.66


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Scotty BryceEast Texas Smokers166.8
2Robert SmithFirst Class BBQ157.84
3Allan FreemanChickapicow155.02