Veterans for Foreign Wars Post 8905 35th Semi-Annual Cook Off

September 8, 2023 - September 9, 2023
On Saturday Ancillary - Open (no desserts allowed)

Contest Details

Veterans for Foreign Wars Post 8905 35th Semi-Annual Cook Off
IBCA Contest Number: 2024-65

21902 Northwest Fwy
Cypress, TX 77410
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Cindy Niles
Tray Pickup: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Friday
Additional Tray Pickup: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Saturday
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

Saturday Ancillaries

Beans $25.00 10:00 AM
Open $25.00 11:00 AM

Contact and Registration

Contact: Randylee Rice


Entry Fee: $200.00

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Cindy Niles
Number of Teams: 25

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Fernando Ruiz / Texas Family Kookers

Reserve Grand Champion

Michael Kovalsky / Three Brisketeers

Brisket: Fernando Ruiz / Texas Family Kookers
Chicken: Michael Kovalsky / Three Brisketeers
Pork Spare Ribs: Fernando Ruiz / Texas Family Kookers


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Fernando RuizTexas Family Kookers551.08
2Michael KovalskyThree Brisketeers549.14
3Zach TeschBDB Bar B Que532.28
4Cesar SifuentesRubem out kookerz515.52
5Chris HenryCrazy Henry Cookers512.42
6Ron GarciaBig Ron's Rub507.56
7CLYDE JONESWasted Sauce Cookers507.44
8Chris MeyersChug-A-Lug Cookers499.12
9Roy BrooksBrooks It's Done497.22
10Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ491.6


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Michael KovalskyThree Brisketeers187.86
2Fernando RuizTexas Family Kookers181.86
3Cesar SifuentesRubem out kookerz176.4
4Ron GarciaBig Ron's Rub172.74
5Zach TeschBDB Bar B Que172.56
6CLYDE JONESWasted Sauce Cookers172.52
7Chris MeyersChug-A-Lug Cookers172.12
8Ray BrooksBrooks Its Done168.92
9Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ166.8
10Chris HenryCrazy Henry Cookers163.56

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Fernando RuizTexas Family Kookers189.42
2Zach TeschBDB Bar B Que189.26
3Ron GarciaBig Ron's Rub187.48
4Saul DupvisGourmet Road Cook Squad185.94
5Michael KovalskyThree Brisketeers183.06
6CLYDE JONESWasted Sauce Cookers181.12
7Roberto DiazFired Up Local 5248179.94
8Chris HenryCrazy Henry Cookers174.62
9Al AlmanzaHell Bent 100% Texan Cookers171.64
10Cesar SifuentesRubem out kookerz169.8


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Fernando RuizTexas Family Kookers179.8
2Michael KovalskyThree Brisketeers178.22
3Chris HenryCrazy Henry Cookers174.24
4Lori Lozano2F's Team #2172.6
5Zach TeschBDB Bar B Que170.46
6Cesar SifuentesRubem out kookerz169.32
7Saul DupvisGourmet Road Cook Squad165.4
8Ray BrooksBrooks Its Done162.14
9Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ161.2
10Hosea HarrisCrazy Creole Cookers160.56



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Roberto DiazFired Up Local 5248181.4


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Cesar SifuentesRubem out kookerz198.6