Smoke in the Pines

June 24, 2022 - June 25, 2022
*** Kids Que cooks meeting at 8:30 A.M. and turn in 10:00 A.M. Saturday ***

Contest Details

Smoke in the Pines
IBCA Contest Number: 2022-1435

925 US 59 Loop North
Livingston, TX 77351
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Kevin
Tray Pickup: Following Head Cooks Meeting
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 7:00 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

Chefs Choice $20.00 9:00 PM

Saturday Ancillaries

Beans $20.00 10:00 AM
Kids Q $25.00 10:00 AM

Contact and Registration

Contact: John Clifton


Entry Fee: 200.00

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Kevin
Number of Teams: 45

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Caleb Warden / Kickin Kajun Smokehouse

Reserve Grand Champion

Bill Manning / BJ's Blue Smoke BBQ

Brisket: Caleb Warden / Kickin Kajun Smokehouse
Chicken: Caleb Warden / Kickin Kajun Smokehouse
Pork Spare Ribs: Jason Sagmiller / RACE CREW BBQ


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse569.64
2Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ566.24
3Adam MartinezDamn If I'm Po554.54
4Jason SagmillerRACE CREW BBQ545.18
5Randall KendrickHide-A-Way Ranch Cookers543.34
6Travis ThibadeauxCoon Ass Cookers539.46
7Brian FoxJust Smokin Around537.42
8Alan HigginbothamWhatever It Takes Cookers536.62
9Cole CliftonClifton Chevy Cookers530.12
10jereme skrabanekBig slick cooker528.62


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse208.46
2Andrew BoyceTX 42 Crew BBQ196.86
3Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ191.66
4Alan HigginbothamWhatever It Takes Cookers189.86
5Randall KendrickHide-A-Way Ranch Cookers188.46
6Brian FoxJust Smokin Around187.8
7Andrew StarkPremier Cookers187.2
8Jeff DennisonTexas Red Dirt Cookers185.82
9Adam MartinezDamn If I'm Po184.92
10James CallahanTALL STACK BBQ178.6

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Jason SagmillerRACE CREW BBQ207.26
2Alan HigginbothamWhatever It Takes Cookers193.2
3Tammie RobeyWine-A-Bit192.68
4jereme skrabanekBig slick cooker191.02
5Randall KendrickHide-A-Way Ranch Cookers190.6
6Cole CliftonClifton Chevy Cookers189.06
7Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ186.68
8David HernandezWhatcha Smokin'185.22
9Mark WenzelPremier Cookers 2182.08
10Travis ThibadeauxCoon Ass Cookers181.52


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse196.32
2Adam MartinezDamn If I'm Po189.02
3Jamie RobeyTexas Smoke188.76
4Bill ManningBJ's Blue Smoke BBQ187.9
5Travis ThibadeauxCoon Ass Cookers186.74
6Brian FoxJust Smokin Around182.88
7Jeff DennisonTexas Red Dirt Cookers181.5
8Tammie RobeyWine-A-Bit180.54
9Sean SteffeyPolk County Area Go Texan178.86
10jereme skrabanekBig slick cooker174.8



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Mark WenzelPremier Cookers 20.0
2Cory JohnsonPolar Cookers0.0
3Randall KendrickHide-A-Way Ranch Cookers0.0

Chefs Choice

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Cole CliftonClifton Chevy Cookers0.0
2Sean SteffeyPolk County Area Go Texan0.0
3James CallahanTALL STACK BBQ0.0

Kids Q

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Hailey SmithTeam Hailey Smith0.0
2Bryla KendrickHide Away Ranch Cookers0.0
3Kadence wenzelPremier Cookers0.0