2022 Galveston Co Veterans Day Celebration

November 11, 2022 - November 12, 2022

Contest Details

2022 Galveston Co Veterans Day Celebration
IBCA Contest Number: 2023-184

Galveston County Fairgrounds
10 Jack Brooks Rd
Hitchcock, TX 77563
Head Judge: Jenn
Tray Pickup: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 6:30pm

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

Fajitas - Chicken or Beef 7:00PM
Margaritas 8:00PM

Saturday Ancillaries

Bloody Mary 10:00AM
Beans 11:00AM

Contact and Registration

Contact: Operation Honor Our Local Veterans, Inc


Entry Fee: $250.00

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Jenn
Number of Teams: 12

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Grand Champion

John Specion / Real Slow Cookers

Reserve Grand Champion

Ted Skinner / Mad Scientist Social Club

Brisket: John Specion / Real Slow Cookers
Chicken: Paul Cortez / PLC Cookers
Pork Spare Ribs: John Specion / Real Slow Cookers


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1John SpecionReal Slow Cookers 530.28
2Ted SkinnerMad Scientist Social Club504.8
3Jeff BogranSave The Day503.62
4Arnold GarzaTexas Pit Stop BBQ491.96
5scott mohonGram's & Pap's491.56
6Paul CortezPLC Cookers491.28
7Ruben LeijaTeam Leija Kookers II490.34
8Juan LeijaTeam Leija Kookers I481.18
9Eric CantrellBackporch Cookers475.54
10David DunnChemical Reaction473.62


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Paul CortezPLC Cookers177.8
2Eric CantrellBackporch Cookers172.88
3John SpecionReal Slow Cookers170.68
4Ruben LeijaTeam Leija Kookers II168.28
5Ted SkinnerMad Scientist Social Club167.08
6David DunnChemical Reaction166.74
7Arnold GarzaTexas Pit Stop BBQ165.9
8Jeff BogranSave the Day165.5
9Juan LeijaTeam Leija Kookers I163.66
10scott mohonGram's & Pap's161.82

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1John SpecionReal Slow Cookers178.4
2Jeff BogranSave the Day175.34
3Ted SkinnerMad Scientist Social Club170.72
4scott mohonGram's & Pap's169.8
5Arnold GarzaTexas Pit Stop BBQ166.78
6Ruben LeijaTeam Leija Kookers II160.28
7Juan LeijaTeam Leija Kookers I157.2
8David DunnChemical Reaction155.22
9Eric CantrellBackporch Cookers153.12
10Paul CortezPLC Cookers149.8


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1John SpecionReal Slow Cookers181.2
2Ted SkinnerMad Scientist Social Club167.0
3Paul CortezPLC Cookers163.68
4Jeff BogranSave the Day162.78
5Ruben LeijaTeam Leija Kookers II161.78
6Juan LeijaTeam Leija Kookers I160.32
7scott mohonGram's & Pap's159.94
8Arnold GarzaTexas Pit Stop BBQ159.28
9David DunnChemical Reaction151.66
10Eric CantrellBackporch Cookers149.54



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Arnold GarzaTexas Pit Stop BBQ161.52
2Paul CortezPLC Cookers157.32
3Ruben LeijaTeam Leija Kookers II156.6
4Juan LeijaTeam Leija Kookers I149.88

Bloody Mary

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Arnold GarzaTexas Pit Stop BBQ159.92

Fajitas - Chicken or Beef

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Juan LeijaTeam Leija Kookers I176.94
2Ruben LeijaTeam Leija Kookers II168.94
3scott mohonGram's & Pap's157.88
4Arnold GarzaTexas Pit Stop BBQ157.16


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Arnold GarzaTexas Pit Stop BBQ184.3
2Ruben LeijaTeam Leija Kookers II178.12
3scott mohonGram's & Pap's173.8
4Juan LeijaTeam Leija Kookers I167.56