Pickin' Porkers flyin' high at Sam's Club event in AshevilleJune 16, 2014
North Carolina was smokin’ hot as the Sam’s Club National BBQ Tour rolled into Asheville this past weekend. Besting a packed field of competitors, Pickin' Porkers showed true mastery of the art of low and slow, and claimed the Grand Championship with an overall score of 682.8112, just barely edging out Reserve Champion Smoke on This. Smoke on This finished with a score of 675.1596. 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 Richmond, Va. on Aug. 30.
|2||SMOKE ON THIS|
|3||ROCK'S MONEY PIT BBQ|
|4||ULTIMATE TAILGATERS BBQ|
|5||TWO OLD MEN AND A GRILL|
Congratulations to the following teams for earning category first place calls:
Chicken – Two Old Men and a Grill
Pork – Ultimate Tailgaters BBQ
Ribs – Pork County Barbecue
Brisket – Smoke on This
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 Lexington, K.y. on June 21. We’ll see you out on the road!