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Clarksville BBQ Bash winners announced
Top teams earn bragging rights and cash prizes
Posted Date: 10/9/2017
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The City of Clarksville Parks & Recreation Department and SERVPRO of Montgomery County Fire & Water Cleanup & Restoration Company hosted Clarksville’s first-ever BBQ Bash on Saturday, Oct. 7 at Liberty Park. The BBQ Bash included a full barbecue competition and cornhole tournament.

Seventeen competitors from near and far met on the banks of the Cumberland River this weekend to see who had the best barbeque. A team of Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) judges evaluated barbeque in three categories (pork, chicken, ribs) based on the following criteria: taste, appearance and texture. Trophies and a total of $3,000 was awarded to the following:

Grand Champion - ($350): Big B’s BBQ
Reserve Grand Champion - ($200): The Big Orange Smokers

1st Place- ($200): Big B’s BBQ
2nd Place- ($150): Double A’s BBQ
3rd Place- ($100): RT Que
4th Place- ($75): Watch Out Now
5th Place- ($50): DC’s Backyard Smokers
6th Place- ($25): Tri-Star BBQ
7th Place ($25): The Spice is Right
8th Place- ($25): J’s Meats and More
9th Place- ($25): SERVPRO
10th Place-($25): Smokin in the Country

1st Place- ($200): The Big Orange Smokers
2nd Place- ($150): Big B’s BBQ
3rd Place- ($100): Smokin in the Country
4th Place- ($75): Tri-Star BBQ
5th Place- ($50): Double A’s BBQ
6th Place- ($25): Watch Out Now
7th Place ($25): DC’s Backyard Smokers
8th Place- ($25): Reggie’s BBQ
9th Place- ($25): The Spice is Right
10th Place-($25): Smoke in the Holler

1st Place- ($200): The Big Orange Smokers
2nd Place- ($150): RT Que
3rd Place- ($100): Double A’s BBQ
4th Place- ($75): DC’s Backyard Smokers
5th Place- ($50): Big B’s BBQ
6th Place- ($25): B&E BBQ
7th Place ($25): Tri-Star BBQ
8th Place- ($25): Smokin in the Country
9th Place- ($25): Smoke in the Holler
10th Place- ($25): Smokin’ Joe’s

“I have done several contests and was impressed with how well Clarksville did with it being a first year contest,” said Grand Champion winner, Brian with Big B’s BBQ. “The facility was great and the staff took great care of us. I definitely plan on cooking it next year.”

Eight teams competed not only for bragging rights and a trophy, but money was awarded to the first, second, and third place teams.
First Place ($200): Dynamic Duo
Second Place ($150): Get Er Done
Third Place ($50): Baggers/Braggers

Special thanks to cornhole tournament sponsor Blackhorse Pub & Brewery and beer sponsor Budweiser.

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