6th Annual BGC Battle on the Bay

May 3, 2024 - May 4, 2024

Contest Details

6th Annual BGC Battle on the Bay
IBCA Contest Number: 2024-120

101 Seabreeze
Rockport, TX 78382
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Leslie Warden
Tray Pickup: 4-6PM Friday
Additional Tray Pickup: Before 11:00 AM
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 7PM

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 $25 8:30PM

Saturday Ancillaries

Beans $25 11AM

Contact and Registration

Contact: Ronnie Medina


Entry Fee: 225

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Leslie Warden
Number of Teams: 33

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Leroy Barrera Jr / DIG IN BBQ

Reserve Grand Champion

Gerald Johnson / Burnin' My Money

Brisket: Weston Kimball / No Boar BBQ
Chicken: Brandon Janecek / Here For Beer
Pork Spare Ribs: Leroy Barrera Jr / DIG IN BBQ


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Leroy Barrera JrDIG IN BBQ546.24
2Gerald JohnsonBurnin' My Money536.5
3JUAN GUZMAN360 Cookers523.76
4Ryan RomeroBlue Indigo BBQ519.92
5Weston KimballNo Boar BBQ519.18
6Sean LarkinThe Dirty Underwear Gang517.26
7Poochy KridlerCome and Take It Cookers514.26
8Brandon JanecekHere For Beer513.88
9FRED LozanoSuavecito501.02
10John RodriguezNumber Juan BBQ497.82


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Brandon JanecekHere For Beer183.68
2Ryan RomeroBlue Indigo BBQ183.14
3JUAN GUZMAN360 Cookers180.74
4Leroy Barrera JrDIG IN BBQ177.58
5Gerald JohnsonBurnin' My Money177.2
6Poochy KridlerCome and Take It Cookers177.16
7Jim FlySweet Heat BBQ174.48
8Roddy TrevinoRodstarr BBQ173.4
9Weston KimballNo Boar BBQ170.56
10John RodriguezNumber Juan BBQ169.88

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Leroy Barrera JrDIG IN BBQ193.94
2Ryan RomeroBlue Indigo BBQ186.04
3Victor ValdezSmokin Pops BBQ #2184.34
4Joe RobersonBorracho Brothers 182.28
5Gerald JohnsonBurnin' My Money181.28
6JUAN GUZMAN360 Cookers178.02
7Johnny McDonaldFamily Tradition177.44
8Zack SmithMeat-locker Misfits176.86
9Poochy KridlerCome and Take It Cookers174.08
10Gary PhillipsBeefSquatch Bbq170.22


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Weston KimballNo Boar BBQ191.48
2Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse188.0
3FRED LozanoSuavecito183.42
4Sean LarkinThe Dirty Underwear Gang182.28
5Carlos GuerraSmokin’ Dirty180.14
6Gerald JohnsonBurnin' My Money178.02
7John RodriguezNumber Juan BBQ175.0
8Leroy Barrera JrDIG IN BBQ174.72
9Sam FrieseTRIPLE UP BBQ167.8
10Marco VasquezSmokin Hot Chuys167.28



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Victor ValdezSmokin Pops BBQ #2180.74
2Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse168.06
3Bobby RiggsBrisket Cases164.34

Chefs Choice

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Ryan AndersonVida Loca186.38
2Poochy KridlerCome and Take It Cookers179.74
3Brian PhenegarSmokinbones173.48