County Line Smokers flying high at Sam's event in Overland ParkMay 5, 2014
Kansas was smokin’ hot as the Sam’s Club National BBQ Tour rolled into Overland Park this past weekend. Besting a packed field of competitors, County Line Smokers showed true mastery of the art of low and slow, and claimed the Grand Championship with an overall score of 683.3484.
Trailing closely behind, Gettin' Basted takes home the Reserve Grand Championship. In addition to bragging rights, the teams pocketed $2,000 and $1,500, respectively.
Additional congratulations to the all of the teams who will advance to the Regional event in Midwest City, Okla. on Sept. 20.
1. County Line Smokers
2. Gettin' Basted
3. Dirt Road BBQ
4. Wild Blue
5. Squeal Like a Pig BBQ
6. Hunka Hunka Burnin' Rub
Congratulations to the following teams for earning category first place calls:
- Chicken – Gettin' Basted
- Pork – County Line Smokers
- Ribs – Dirt Road BBQ
- Brisket – Hunka Hunka Burnin' Rub
For a complete list of results, click here.
As always, a big thank “que” to every team, judge, member, supporter and Sam’s Club who made this event come to life!
The next event is in St. Charles, Mo. on May 10. We’ll see you out on the road!