Tried & True Helping Hands Cook Off

July 28, 2023 - July 29, 2023
State Championship
*** State Championship*** Friday Night - Pork Belly Burnt Ends - $25 Entry 830PM Turn in

Contest Details

Tried & True Helping Hands Cook Off
IBCA Contest Number: 2024-3

The Brokenhorn Bar & Grill
4613 South State Hwy 349
Midland, TX 79706
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Ryan Hernandez
Tray Pickup: Friday 5PM
Cooks Meeting: Friday at

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

Kids Q $25 730PM
Cooks Choice

Saturday Ancillaries

Pork Butt 4PM

Contact and Registration

Contact: Genniva Isbell


Entry Fee: 200

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Ryan Hernandez
Number of Teams: 26

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Aaron Lesley / Texas Oil Dust

Reserve Grand Champion

Paul Whitaker / Scooter's BBQ

Brisket: Aaron Lesley / Texas Oil Dust
Chicken: Aaron Lesley / Texas Oil Dust
Pork Spare Ribs: Brennyn Smith / Smitty's BBQ


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Aaron LesleyTexas Oil Dust567.46
2Paul WhitakerScooter's BBQ536.58
3Mike LindseyUMF BBQ535.2
4Allen SmithhartSBK BBQ534.92
5Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ533.02
6Anthony MontezNena Q BBQ532.94
7Brennyn SmithSmitty's BBQ528.84
8Erasma AlvaradoDouble E & D 528.24
9Ricky BranscumBPOS525.34
10Kevin EbelingSmokin' Stache522.58


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Aaron LesleyTexas Oil Dust197.6
2Mike LindseyUMF BBQ194.2
3Jennifer DizmangDizze Bee191.14
4Anthony MontezNena Q BBQ189.94
5Samuel MitchellS&T BBQ187.72
6Paul WhitakerScooter's BBQ187.2
7Kevin EbelingSmokin' Stache186.52
8Ricky BranscumBPOS185.2
9Erasma AlvaradoDouble E & D 182.64
10Brennyn SmithSmitty's BBQ180.34

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Brennyn SmithSmitty's BBQ192.2
2Erasma AlvaradoDouble E & D 192.12
3Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ187.46
4Anthony MontezNena Q BBQ185.78
5Allen SmithhartSBK BBQ183.5
6Aaron LesleyTexas Oil Dust180.12
7Greg PhillipsThe Smokin Cajun173.0
8Tommy Smithhart5 And Back BBQ172.8
10Paul WhitakerScooter's BBQ169.62


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Aaron LesleyTexas Oil Dust189.74
2Paul WhitakerScooter's BBQ179.76
3Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ179.08
4Donnie HillThe Right Stuff BBQ176.92
5Ricky BranscumBPOS176.82
6Mark KnottKnott Yo Daddy's BBQ176.08
7Allen SmithhartSBK BBQ175.4
8Kevin EbelingSmokin' Stache173.58
9Mike LindseyUMF BBQ172.7



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Jennifer DizmangDizze Bee55.0
2Mark KnottKnott Yo Daddy's BBQ50.0
3Betty Joseph49.0

Cooks Choice

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Donnie HillThe Right Stuff BBQ54.0
2Kevin EbelingSmokin' Stache49.0
3Jason TrentSmoked & Saucy48.0
4Allen SmithhartSBK BBQ46.0
5Danny HernandezPepper King45.0

Kids Q

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Nick Smithhart48.0
2Birdie Buris47.0
3Kinsley Luder45.0
4Bryson Smithhart43.0
5Carson Luder41.0
6Cameron Smithhart40.0
7Cohen Lang38.0
8Lillian Trent37.0
9ValentinoBarbie Q36.0
10Mason Trent35.0

Pork Butt

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Paul WhitakerScooter's BBQ202.3
2Aaron LesleyTexas Oil Dust200.06
3Anthony MontezNena Q BBQ198.8
4Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ196.0
5Allen SmithhartSBK BBQ185.36
6Greg PhillipsThe Smokin Cajun178.0
7Danny HernandezPepper King168.36
8Michael VerettoKLX Energy164.28
9Samuel MitchellS&T BBQ162.56
10Mark KnottKnott Yo Daddy's BBQ160.1