Grand champion crowned at BBQ Championship at NRG

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Sunday, March 1, 2015

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- A grand champion has been crowned in this year's World Championship Bar-B-Que contest at NRG.

Top honors went to Across the Track Cook-off Team as they were crowned grand champion. The first runner up was Iowa's Smokey D's BBQ and second runner up was Ram's Club.

It was a record year for the contest, attracting 419 entries for some certainly-stuffed judges.

Below is a list of all of this year's winners.


Champion - Hill County Go Texan

First Runner Up - Xtreme Texas Cookers

Second Runner Up - Waste Management Two Steppers


Champion - 100.3 The Bull

First Runner Up - Fowl Feathered Cookers

Second Runner Up - Texas Trail Tramps


Champion - Across the Track Cook-off Team

First Runner Up - Iowa's Smokey D's BBQ

Second Runner Up - Ram's Club

Go Texan

Go Texan Best Barbecue - Hill County Go Texan

Runner Up - Goliad County Go Texan

Dutch Oven

Champion - Tejas Cookers

First Runner Up - Tyler County

Second Runner Up - Jasper County

Specialty Awards

Most Colorful Team - Bad Girls Gone Wild

Runner Up Most Colorful Team - Floyd, Morrow & Larkin

Go Texan Most Colorful - Metro Go Texan 3: Gridiron Cookers

Runner Up Go Texan Most Colorful - Jasper County Go Texan

Most Unique Pit - Lost Village Cooking Team

Runner Up Most Unique Pit - Bottomless Pit Cooking Team

Best Team Skit - Takes a Village

Runner Up Best Team Skit - Devil's River Mountain Men

Cleanest Team Area - We BQ'n

Runner Up Cleanest Team Area - Floyd, Morrow & Larkin

Go Texan Recycling - Calhoun County

Recycling - Blowing Smoke