17th Annual Hill Country Shootout BBQ Cook-off

September 24, 2021 - September 25, 2021

Contest Details

17th Annual Hill Country Shootout BBQ Cook-off
IBCA Contest Number: 2022-37

8760 RR 2243
Leander, TX 78641
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Lavern
Tray Pickup: Friday 3:00 to 6:00
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 8:00 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: 7 Individual Pork Spare Ribs)
Brisket (Required: 7 Full Slices)

Friday Ancillaries

Saturday Ancillaries

Sauce $25.00 10:00
Beans $25.00 11:00

Contact and Registration

Contact: Scott Tuxhorn


Entry Fee: 250.00

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Lavern
Number of Teams: 57

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Matias Serrata / Pit Boss Smokers

Reserve Grand Champion

Toni Olenick / Smokn' Hott

Brisket: Justin Moody / High Line BBQ
Chicken: Matias Serrata / Pit Boss Smokers
Pork Spare Ribs: Matias Serrata / Pit Boss Smokers


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Matias SerrataPit Boss Smokers533.34
2Toni OlenickSmokn' Hott532.14
3Marcus GonzalesStax BBQ523.68
4James JonesBigcat BBQ506.14
5Paul SchindlerPS I Love BBQ502.58
6Chris DavisCROSSED RIFLES BBQ485.48
7Eddy MoralesThe Pitfather BBQ483.54
8Justin MoodyHigh Line BBQ481.78
9Brad OlenickBurnin' Money479.62
10Clarence JosephMama and Papa Joe's BBQ476.94


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Matias SerrataPit Boss Smokers182.0
2Paul SchindlerPS I Love BBQ178.92
3Eddy MoralesThe Pitfather BBQ178.52
4Michael Sargent JrBubba Fatz176.76
5Charlie RuyleGoing South BBQ167.94
6Cheryl HullumHands Down Cooker165.2
7LeRoy LudemannThe Breadman164.58
8James JonesBigcat BBQ163.84
9Toni OlenickSmokn' Hott162.84
10Randel JohnsonOakalla Que160.34

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Matias SerrataPit Boss Smokers201.08
2Brad OlenickBurnin' Money190.06
3Chris DavisCROSSED RIFLES BBQ189.06
4Toni OlenickSmokn' Hott188.96
5Allan FreemanChickapicow185.64
6Marcus GonzalesStax BBQ184.16
8Cheryl HullumHands Down Cooker180.74
9Ramiro GonzalesGordocue176.6
10Michael MccartyMcCarty-Que-BBQ176.24


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Justin MoodyHigh Line BBQ187.18
2Marcus GonzalesStax BBQ186.0
3Toni OlenickSmokn' Hott180.34
4James JonesBigcat BBQ178.9
5Joey SmithTexas Chrome BBQ177.44
6James BrooksBoss BBQ176.68
7Gene PipesSmokin Pipes BBQ175.72
8Ed MyersM&M Cookers175.2
9Paul SchindlerPS I Love BBQ172.28
10Aaron BisherSmoked N Qued170.48



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1James GarzaThe Republic of 'Que170.14
2Michael MccartyMcCarty-Que-BBQ168.16


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Michael MccartyMcCarty-Que-BBQ176.0
2Joseph TeneryWhiskey Bent BBQ169.2