KCBS Stops Through Overland Park for Sam's Club National BBQ TourMay 11, 2015 As the months pass, the weather isn't the only thing that is heating up — so is the Sam's Club National BBQ Tour! After a weekend off, the tour resumed as usual this weekend in Overland Park, Kansas. Besting a packed field of competitors, THUMP & STRUM BBQ showed true mastery of the art of low and slow, and claimed the Grand Championship with an overall score of 700.5828.
Nearly 10 points behind, SMOOTH SMOKE took home the Reserve Grand Championship with a score of 690.8000. In addition to bragging rights, the teams pocketed $2,000 and $1,500, respectively. Both teams will now move on for their shot at BBQ’s National Championship.
Additional congratulations to the all of the teams who have will advance to the Regional event in Midwest City, Oklahoma, on Sept. 26.
1. THUMP & STRUM BBQ
2. SMOOTH SMOKE
3. SMOKE N BABES BBQ
4. SERIOUS QUE BARBECUE
5. DIRT ROAD BBQ
6. SMOKIN BAD HABIT
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 16. We’ll see you out on the road!
See more at kcbs.us/samstour.