Midway VFD "Texas State Championship" 16th Annual BBQ Cook Off

October 7, 2022 - October 8, 2022
State Championship
Open Category - No desserts.

Contest Details

Midway VFD "Texas State Championship" 16th Annual BBQ Cook Off
IBCA Contest Number: 2023-166

5612 School Road
Midway, TX 75852
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Laverne Akin
Tray Pickup: Friday between 4pm-6pm
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 6:00

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

Bloody Mary 20 8:00

Saturday Ancillaries

Beans 20 10:00
Open 20 11:00

Contact and Registration

Contact: Sherry Ferguson


Entry Fee: 200

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Laverne Akin
Number of Teams: 18

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Caleb Warden / Kickin Kajun Smokehouse

Reserve Grand Champion

Brian Fox / Just Smokin Around

Brisket: Amy Wilson / Crooked Crown Cookers
Chicken: Ryan Winstead / Busters BBQ
Pork Spare Ribs: Brian Fox / Just Smokin Around


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse485.18
2Brian FoxJust Smokin Around481.6
3Michael Kimich2 Hot 2 Handle479.38
4Ryan WinsteadBusters BBQ470.78
5Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ468.68
6Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers467.7
7Bo PargmannGet-U-Sum462.54
8Clay StewartSmokin Stewarts459.32
9Fernando RuizTexas Family Kookers441.52
10Ronald Thompson835 Cookers439.32


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Ryan WinsteadBusters BBQ168.96
2Clay StewartSmokin Stewarts168.34
3Bo PargmannGet-U-Sum162.18
4Michael Kimich2 Hot 2 Handle160.54
5Ronald Thompson835 Cookers158.52
6Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ154.48
7Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers152.6
8Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse151.04
9Brian FoxJust Smokin Around147.98
10David JolleyBig Daddy Smokers139.14

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Brian FoxJust Smokin Around173.6
2Fernando RuizTexas Family Kookers171.8
3Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse170.46
4Michael Kimich2 Hot 2 Handle166.46
5Christopher SchuenemannDirty Leg Cookers154.84
6Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ152.6
7Mike GomezMike’s Q150.46
8Danny LewisRub Me Gently150.22
9Ryan WinsteadBusters BBQ149.54
10Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers149.48


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers165.62
2Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse163.68
3Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ161.6
4Brian FoxJust Smokin Around160.02
5Mike GomezMike’s Q154.4
6Michael Kimich2 Hot 2 Handle152.38
7Ryan WinsteadBusters BBQ152.28
8Bo PargmannGet-U-Sum151.42
9Clay StewartSmokin Stewarts146.12
10Buzz BerryBTL BBQ145.28



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Bo PargmannGet-U-Sum158.2

Bloody Mary

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Amy WilsonCrooked Crown Cookers


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Brian FoxJust Smokin Around173.2