Grand Champions

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2004 Grand Champion - Wood Chicks BBQ, Lee Ann Whippen, Chesapeake, Va

2016

Grand Champion
Brickhead BBQ, Joe Loth, Linn Creek, MO
Reserve
Hambones by the Fire, Rick Hamilton, Yorktown, VA
Governor's Cup
Fired Up Smokers, Fred Woodard, Freemont, NC
Chicken
Rocky Top Barbeque, Walt and Rebecca Moulton, Jonesborough, TN
Pork Ribs
Smoking Butt Heads, Todd Smith, Wellford, SC
Pork
Smokin' Blue Q, Timothy Durno, Sewall's Point, FL
Brisket
Hamoflage,Greg Folderhase, Pigeon Forge, TN
Whole Hog
Bubba Jack's, Jack Chavis, Jr., Indian Trail, SC
Anything But
Crow's Creek BBQ, Jim Loggins, Pickins, SC
Dessert
Crow's Creek BBQ, Jim Loggins, Pickins, SC

2015

Grand Champion
Rocky Top Barbeque, Walt Moulton, Jonesborough, TN
Reserve
Two Old Men and a Grill, Bob Roberts, Bessemer City, NC
Chicken
Rocky Top Barbeque, Walt and Rebecca Moulton, Jonesborough, TN
Pork Ribs
Rocky Top Barbeque, Walt Moulton, Jonesborough, TN
Pork
Hambones by the Fire, Rick Hamilton, Yorktown, VA
Brisket
Wicked Que, Jeffrey Campbell, Watkinsville, GA
Whole Hog
Boonetown BBQ, Jeff Lamont, Boone, NC
Anything But
3 Blind Hogs, Tiger O'Rourke. Greenville, SC
Governor's Cup
Two Old Men and a Grill, Bob Roberts, Bessemer City, NC
Dessert
Big Mo from AHO,Morris Hampton, Blowing Rock, NC

2014

Grand Champion
Warren County Pork Choppers, Donny Bray, Bowling Green, Ky.
Reserve
Hambones by the Fire, Rick Hamilton, Yorktown, Va.
Chicken
Flaming Pig, Vick Wilkins, Red Springs, N.C.
Pork Ribs
Hambones by the Fire, Rick Hamilton, Yorktown, Va.
Pork
Rocky Top Barbeque, Walt Moulton, Jonesborough, Tenn.
Brisket
Flaming Pig, Vick Wilkins, Red Springs, N.C.
Whole Hog
Oink, Cackle & Moo, Donnie Weddington, Tullahoma, Tenn.
Anything But
Pit Boss BBQ, Robert Haynes, Hendersonville, N.C.
Governor's Trophy
The Smokehouse Mafia, Andrew Rasmussen, Taylorsville, N.C.
Dessert
Pit Boss BBQ, Robert Haynes, Hendersonville, N.C.

2013

Grand Champion
Rocky Top Barbeque, Walt Moulton, Jonesborough, Tenn.
Reserve
Wild Bunch Butt Burners, John Swift, Atmore, Ala..
Chicken
Rocky Top Barbeque, Walt Moulton, Jonesborough, Tenn.
Pork Ribs
Rocky Top Barbeque, Walt Moulton, Jonesborough, Tenn.
Pork
Fowl Butt BBQ, Jan Mitchel, Decatur, Ind.
Brisket
Smoke in the Mountains, Brandon Ray, Asheville, N.C.
Whole Hog
Bubba Jacks, Jack Chavis Jr., Charlotte, N.C.
Anything But
Flaming Pig, Vick Wilkins, Red Springs, N.C.
Governor's Trophy
Smoke in the Mountains, Brandon Ray, Asheville, N.C.
Dessert
Sauced! BBQ, Scott Adams, Charlotte, N.C.

2012

Grand Champion
Two Old Men and a Grill, Bobby Roberts, Bessemer City, N.C.
Reserve
The Blue Bloods, David Mauro, Hammond, La.
Chicken
The Blue Bloods, David Mauro, Hammond, La.
Pork Ribs
Redneck Scientific, Jerry Stephenson, Clayton, N.C.
Pork
Bubba's Backyard BBQ, Jerry Burgin, Alexis, N.C.
Brisket
Pork County Barbecue, David Hintz, Colfax, N.C.
Whole Hog
Oink, Cackle & Moo, Donnie Weddington, Tullahoma, Tenn.
Anything But
Too Bad You're My Cousin, Hudson Denney, Greenville, S.C.
Governor's Trophy
Two Old Men and a Grill, Bobby Roberts, Bessemer City, N.C.
Dessert
Carolina BBQ Company, Dale Duckworth, Hildebran, N.C.

2011

Grand Champion
Wicked Que, Jeff Campbell, Watkinsville, Ga.
Reserve
Governor's BBQ, Gary Roberts, Nashville, Tenn.
Chicken
Chatham Artillery BBQ, Bill Anderson, Savannah, Ga.
Pork Ribs
Bub-Ba-Q, Bill Latimer, Jasper, Ga
Pork
Wicked Que, Jeff Campbell, Watkinsville, Ga.
Brisket
Two Old Men and a Grill, Bobby Roberts, Bessemer City, N.C.
Whole Hog
Kings Cooking, Chip Davis, Shelby, N.C.
Anything But
Wood Chicks BBQ, Lee Ann Whippen, Chesapeake, Va.
Governor's Trophy
Good Ole Boys Country BBQ, Gary Borders, Cherryville, N.C.
Potato Salad
Craggy Mountain Smokers, Stuart McManus, Asheville, N.C.
Dessert
Que'n, Stew'n & Brew'n, Scott Smith, Kennesaw, Ga.

2010

Grand Champion
Chatham Artillery BBQ, Bill Anderson, Savannah, Ga.
Reserve
Bub-Ba-Q, Bill Latimer, Jasper, Ga.
Chicken
Uncle Chet’s BBQ, Chad Renfroe, Lawrenceville, Ga.
Pork Ribs
Crow Creek BBQ, Jim Loggins, Pickens, S.C.
Pork
Creekside Smokers, Harvey Lee Hart, Swannanoa, N.C.
Brisket
Bub-Ba-Q, Bill Latimer, Jasper, Ga.
Whole Hog
Kings Cooking, Chip Davis, Shelby, N.C.
Anything But
Wood Chicks BBQ, Lee Ann Whippen, Chesapeake, Va.
Potato Salad
Craggy Mountain Smokers, Stuart McManus, Asheville, N.C.
Dessert
Que'n, Stew'n & Brew'n, Scott Smith, Kennesaw, Ga.
Governor's Trophy
Good Ole Boys Country BBQ, Gary Borders, Cherryville, N.C.

2009

Grand Champion
Chatham Artillery BBQ, Bill Anderson, Savannah, Ga.
Reserve
Cool Smoke, Tuffy Stone, Richmond, Va.
Chicken
Foothills Mountain BBQ, Paul Dale, Columbus, N.C.
Pork Ribs
Chatham Artillery BBQ, Bill Anderson, Savannah, Ga.
Pork
Pickin' Porkers, Roger Wise, Clemmens, S.C.
Brisket
Buttrub.com, Byron Chism, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.

Swamp Boys, Rob Bagley, Winter Haven, Fla.
Whole Hog
Oink, Cackle & Moo Two, Donnie Weddington, Tullahoma, TN
Anything But
Texas Young Guns, Doug Lonidier, Pasadena, Tex.
Governor's Trophy
Screamin Nite Hog BBQ, Charlie Welch, Winston-Salem, N.C.
Dessert
Tarheel Smokers, Roy Murray, Herford, N.C.

2008

Grand Champion
Cool Smoke, Tuffy Stone, Richmond, Va.
Reserve
Bub-Ba-Q, William "Bubb" Latimer, Jasper, Ga.
Chicken
Foothills Mountain BBQ, Paul Dale, Columbus, N.C.
Pork Ribs
Cool Smoke, Tuffy Stone, Richmond, Va.
Pork
Silence of the Hams, Greg Perkins, Waynesville, N.C.
Brisket
Tarheel Smokers, Roy Murray, Herford, N.C.
Whole Hog
Jack's Old South, Myron Mixon, Vienna, Ga.
Anything But
Bare Bonz, Brian T. Lyons, Greenwood, S.C.
Governor's Trophy
Mountain Magic Country BBQ, Thomas Tessneer, Shelby, N.C.
Booth Award
Mountain View BBQ, Chuck Britton, Columbus, N.C.

2007

Grand Champion
Buttrub.com, Byron Chism, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.
Reserve
B.S. Pitmeisters, Charles Fretwell, Boiling Springs, S.C.
Chicken
Blindogs Outlaw BBQ Gang, Drew Grega, Huntsville, Ala.
Pork Ribs
Buttrub.com, Byron Chism, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.
Pork
Buttrub.com, Byron Chism, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.
Brisket
Buttrub.com, Byron Chism, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.
Whole Hog
Jack's Old South, Myron Mixon, Vienna, Ga.
Anything But
Pork Tenders, Fletcher, N.C.
Governor's Trophy
Pit Dog BBQ, Andrew Gage, Asheville, N.C.
Booth Award
Mountain View BBQ, Chuck Britton, Columbus, N.C.

2006

Grand Champion
Pit Dog BBQ, Andrew Gage, Asheville, N.C.
Reserve
B.S. Pitmeisters, Charles Fretwell, Boiling Springs, S.C.
Whole Hog
Texas Rib Rangers, Bill Milroy, Denton, Tex.
Chicken
A-Team, Harry Denton, Columbus, N.C.
Pork Ribs
Pit Dog BBQ, Andrew Gage, Asheville, N.C.
Pork
Pig Headed, Frank Armstrong, Concord, N.C.
Brisket
Little Vaughn's Q-Shack, Doug Shanklin Jr., Knoxville, Tenn.
Anything But
Keez Creek Super Q, Justin McKee, Gaffney, S.C.
Governor's Trophy
Pit Dog BBQ, Andrew Gage, Asheville, N.C.
Booth Award
Allnighters, Chris Johnson, Kings Mountain, N.C.

2005

Grand Champion
Whoop-De-Que, Troy Black, Fultondale, Ala.
Reserve
Paradise Ridge, Buddy Babb, Nashville, Tenn.
Whole Hog
Oink, Cackle & Moo Too, Tullahoma, TN
Chicken
Firehouse BBQ.us, Deland, Fla.
Pork Ribs
Whoop-De-Que, Fultondale, Ala.
Pork
Pit Dog Barbecuers, Asheville, N.C.
Brisket
Courtney's Lowcountry Boys, Clover, S.C.
Anything But
Finish Line BBQ, Hendersonville, N.C.
Governor's Trophy
Moonight Smokers, Lewisville, N.C.
Booth Award
Drunken Parrot Heads, Lynn, N.C.

2004

Grand Champion
Wood Chicks BBQ, Lee Ann Whippen, Chesapeake, Va
Reserve
Buttrub.com, Byron Chism, Santa Rosa Beach, Fl.
Governor's Trophy
Lazy Bones, Asheville, N.C.
Chicken
Buttrub.com, Santa Rosa Beach, Fl.
Ribs
Checkered Pig, Martinsville, Va.
Pork
Black Jack Barbecue, Charleston, S.C.
Brisket
Culture on the Cob, Greenwich, Conn.
Whole Hog
Oink, Cackle & Moo #2, Tullahoma, TN

2003

Grand Champion
Flyin Pig BBQ, Lyman, S.C.
Reserve
ButtRub.com, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.
Governor's Trophy
Hickory Knoll Cookers, Franklin, NC
Chicken
Smokin' Triggers, Alvardo, Tex.
Ribs
Flying Pig BBQ, Lyman, S.C.
Pork
Music City Pig Pals, Nashville, Tenn.
Brisket
ButtRub.com, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.
Whole Hog
Finish Line BBQ

2002

Grand Champion
B.S. Pitmeisters, Boiling Springs, SC
Reserve
Wauhatchie Stump Jumpers, Palm Coast, Fla.
Governor's Trophy
Hickory Knoll Cookers, Franklin, NC
Chicken
Blue Valley BBQ, Highlands, N.C.
Ribs
B.S. Pitmeisters, Boiling Springs, SC
Pork
EB's Barbecue, Charlotte, NC
Brisket
Wauhatchie Stump Jumpers, Palm Coast, Fla.
Whole Hog
Texas Rib Rangers, Denton, Tx.

2001

Grand Champion
B.S. Pitmeisters, Boiling Springs, SC
Reserve
Original Q Company, Atlanta, GA
Governor's Trophy
Hickory Knoll Cookers, Franklin, NC
Chicken
B.S. Pitmeisters, Boiling Springs, SC
Ribs
B.S. Pitmeisters, Boiling Springs, SC
Pork
Original Q Company, Atlanta, GA
Brisket
A-Team, Columbus, NC
Whole Hog
Oink, Cackle & Moo, Tullahoma, TN

2000

Grand Champion
Paradise Ridge Cooking Team, Nashville, TN
Reserve
Dr. Bones Bar B Q, Thonotosassa, FL
Governor's Trophy
Texas Outback Cookers, Monroe, NC
Chicken
Foothills Mountain Barbeque, Tryon, NC
Ribs
Texas Outback Cookers, Monroe, NC
Pork
Texas Outback Cookers, Monroe, NC
Brisket
Paradise Ridge Cooking Team, Nashville, TN
Whole Hog
Red's Backwoods Barbecue, Philadelphia, PA
Hash
Orangedale Smokers, Orange Park, FL

1999

Grand Champion
B.S. Pitmeisters, Spartanburg, SC
Reserve
Road Runner, Shelby, NC
Governor's Trophy
Road Runner
Chicken
Barbecue Pit Crew, Spartanburg, SC
Ribs
Road Runner
Pork
KP's Cowboy Cookers, Roebuck, SC
Brisket
Washatchie Stump Jumpers, Middleton, MA
Whole Hog
Pig Pounda Kappa, Loganville, GA
Hash
Chop Shop BBQ, Bradenton, FL
"Turkey Gobble"
Hickory Knoll Cookers, Franklin, NC
The Duck Stops Here
Family Fun, Kings Mountain, NC

1998

Grand Champion
Texas Rib Rangers, Denton, TX
Reserve
Willingham's, Memphis, TN
Governor's Trophy
The Prime Cuts, Charlotte, NC
Ribs
Burning Desires, Spartanburg, SC
Chicken
John Henry's Back Smokin, Tryon, NC
Pork
Happy "Holla" BBQ, Shawnee, KS
Brisket
Good Ole Boys BBQ, Kings Mountain, NC
Whole Hog
Texas Rib Ranger
Hash
Barbecue Binge, St. Charles, IL
"Turkey Gobble"
Happy "Holla" BBQ, Shawnee, KS

1997

Grand Champion
Oink, Cackle & Moo, Tullahoma, TN
Reserve
Smokin" Guns, Brooksville, FL
Governors Award
Good Ole Boys Country BBQ, Shelby, NC
Ribs
Family Fun, Kings Mountain, NC
Poultry, Whole Hog
Oink, Cackle, & Moo
Pork
The Duck Stops Here, Middlebury, IN
Brisket
Beaver Castors, Bellebue, WA
Hash
Happy "Holla" BBQ, Shawnee, KS

1996

Grand Champion
Head Country II, Ponca City, OK
Reserve
Texas Outback Cookers, Monroe NC
Ribs
Oink, Cackle, & Moo, Tullahoma, TN
Whole Hog
Oink, Cackle, & Moo, Tullahoma, TN
Poultry
Head Country II
Pork
Head Country II
Brisket
Head Country II
Hash
Dr. Bones Slow Cooked BBQ, Thonotosassa, FL

1995

Grand Champion
Texas Outback Cookers, Monroe, NC
Reserve
Oink, Cackle, & Moo, Tullahoma, TN
Ribs
Happy Holla BBQ Shawnee, KS
Poultry
Oink, Cackle, & Moo
Pork
Hickory Hut, Lavonia, GA
Brisket
Texas Outback Cookers
Whole Hog
World's Largest Cooker, Orland, FL

1994

Grand Champion
Beavers Castors, Bellevue, WA
Reserve Champ
Willingham's, Memphis, TN
Ribs
Beaver Castors
Poultry
Beaver Castors
Brisket
Beaver Castors
Pork
Willingham's
Whole Hog
K.C. Rib Doctor, Shawnee, KS
Hash
Dirty Dick and the Legless Wonders, Norwell, MA

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