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Deep South Smokers takes home Sam's title in Asheville

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June 10, 2013

Thank you to all the teams, judges, members and supporters that came out and helped make the Asheville, NC, contest and Sam’s Club National BBQ Tour a blazing success!

Scoring major bragging rights, Deep South Smokers took home Grand Champion and a check for $2,000. Tear-A-Byte BBQ was named Reserve Grand Champion, earning $1,500.

Congratulations to the following teams for finishing first in specific categories:

  • Chicken – Tear-A-Byte BBQ
  • Brisket – The Smokehouse Mafia
  • Pork – Screamin' Nite Hog BBQ
  • Ribs – Two Old Men and a Grill

The following teams earned a spot at the Regional in Chesapeake, VA on Sept. 7.

  • Deep South Smokers
  • Tear-A-Byte BBQ
  • The Smokehouse Mafia
  • Smoke This
  • Grog N Hogs
  • Two Old Men and a Grill 

For a complete list of results, click here.

The next event in the Sam’s Club National BBQ Tour is in Lexington, KY on June 15.

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