Top Honors At BBQ Contest
Garden City's own Smoke In Da Eye competition barbeque team(www.smokeindaeye.com), is pleased to announce its Grand Champion victory at the second annual "Battle of the BBQ Brethren" KCBS barbeque contest (www.bbqbattleli.com) held in Sayville, NY October 25-26, 2008.
Competing against 43 teams from across the country, Smoke In Da Eye finished with the top combined overall scored with a 3rd place call in chicken, 16th place finish in ribs, 8th in pork shoulder and 4th in brisket. The team also finished 11th overall in Saturday's grilling contest, failing to repeat last year's Grand Champion victory.
Smoke in Da Eye was formed in 2006 by Garden City residents Clint Cantwell and John Cantwell. Through the support of sponsors Sam Adams, Cattlemen's Barbecue Sauce and Franks Hot Sauce, the team competes in various contests sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) and New England Barbecue Society (NEBS) throughout the Northeast.