Cinco de Mayo

May 5, 2023 - May 6, 2023

Contest Details

Cinco de Mayo
IBCA Contest Number: 2023-144

925 S Hwy 183
Goliad, TX 77963
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Josh Kovar
Tray Pickup: Friday 4-6pm
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 6PM

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 $20 7:00PM
Margaritas $20 7:00PM

Saturday Ancillaries

Beans $20 10:30AM

Contact and Registration

Contact: Edward Garcia
Contact: Tony Saenz


Entry Fee: 200

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Josh Kovar
Number of Teams: 34

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Dwain Garber / Mid-Coast Cookers

Reserve Grand Champion

Blake Schendel / J Bar J Texas Pit BBQ

Brisket: Dwain Garber / Mid-Coast Cookers
Chicken: Irene Garza / Two Broke Cookers
Pork Spare Ribs: Weston Kimball / No Boar BBQ


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Dwain GarberMid-Coast Cookers579.26
2Blake SchendelJ Bar J Texas Pit BBQ571.68
3Grady SpeedGrade A BBQ554.34
4Ashley HoeflingBreggy Bomb BBQ551.86
5BF FloresFlores BBQ/Clear Energy527.46
6Eric RosalesDouble R barbecue520.68
7Derrick BermeaWe Stay Smokin'520.5
8Steven FosterD & S COOKERS520.46
9Irene GarzaTwo Broke Cookers512.16
10Mac WimberlyLos Perros511.82


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Irene GarzaTwo Broke Cookers193.2
2Steven FosterD & S COOKERS189.14
3Steven CantuCantu BBQ183.8
4Ashley HoeflingBreggy Bomb BBQ183.28
5Blake SchendelJ Bar J Texas Pit BBQ182.42
6Grady SpeedGrade A BBQ181.94
7Derrick BermeaWe Stay Smokin'178.4
8Dwain GarberMid-Coast Cookers178.34
9Jeff HernandezJ and H and the 3 Amigos177.4
10Eric RosalesDouble R barbecue176.46

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Weston KimballNo Boar BBQ196.2
2Dwain GarberMid-Coast Cookers193.72
3Blake SchendelJ Bar J Texas Pit BBQ192.74
4Grady SpeedGrade A BBQ191.4
5Sherry OakesSmoking Oakes Cookers187.46
6BF FloresFlores BBQ/Clear Energy183.4
7Derrick BermeaWe Stay Smokin'182.74
8Steven FosterD & S COOKERS182.06
9Edward OakesDirt Track Cookers179.94
10Jeff HernandezJ and H and the 3 Amigos175.94


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Dwain GarberMid-Coast Cookers207.2
2Ashley HoeflingBreggy Bomb BBQ197.72
3Blake SchendelJ Bar J Texas Pit BBQ196.52
4Jaime GarciaJaime Garcia Barbecue Co.189.94
5BF FloresFlores BBQ/Clear Energy188.6
6Eric RosalesDouble R barbecue185.82
7Mac WimberlyLos Perros185.62
8Grady SpeedGrade A BBQ181.0
9Chet SmithSwamp Donkey Cookers179.28
10Jose CanoPork Lavaca Smokers178.74



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Edward OakesDirt Track Cookers
2Robert MendozaChillin N Grillin
3Jaime GarciaJaime Garcia Barbecue Co.
4Ashley HoeflingBreggy Bomb BBQ
5Robert MendozaChillin N Grillin

Chefs Choice

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1BF FloresFlores BBQ/Clear Energy


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Robert BarnettPops BBQ