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Winners of 2017 Hogs for the Cause announced

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Several teams took to the Lakefront Arena grounds over the weekend taking part in the 2017 Hogs for the Cause Barbecue Fundraiser. The event raised $1.3 million and proceeds from the event benefit families of children dealing with pediatric brain cancer. 

The following is a list of the winners: 

GRAND CHAMPION: Blue Oak BBQ
(2nd Place: Frey Smoked Meats …a Carrollton Battle)

WHOLE HOG: Mr. Pigglesworth

RIBS: Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q

PORK BUTT/SHOULDER: Mississippi Bacon Association

PORKPOURRI: Pork City BBQ (with their Green Curry Boudin)

BEST SAUCE: Aporkalypse Now

FAN FAVORITE: Mr. Pigglesworth

BLUE PLATE MAYONNAISE “BEST SIDE”: Stand Up and Snout

BEST BOOTH: House of Hogs

FRIDAY NIGHT PARTY: The Boar’s Nest

FUNDRAISING CHAMPION: Fleur de Que (who raised over $225,000)

TEAMS THAT RAISED OVER $100,000:
Fleur De Que
The Boar’s Nest
Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q

TEAMS THAT RAISED OVER $50,000:
Piggy Stardust
Mr. Pigglesworth

TEAMS THAT RAISED OVER $40,000:
Puerco Rico
Deuce Pigalow Pork Gigolo
Hog Dat Nation

TEAMS THAT RAISED OVER $30,000:
March of the Pigs
Captain Porkenheimer

TEAMS THAT RAISED OVER $20,000:
Frey Smoked Meats
Barbacoa Brotherhood
Swine and Dine Baby
Druids BBQ
Mr. Pig Stuff
Silence of the Ham                                                      

TEAMS THAT RAISED OVER $10,000:
Blue Oak BBQ
Magnum P.I.G
Sweet Swine O Mine
Swine Krewe
Up In Smoke
Chits and Piggles
Team Company Burger
Pigzani and Hogsociates
6 Degrees of Kevin Bacon
Lard and in Charge
House of Hogs
Messi Swine
Aporkalypse Now
Stand Up and Snout
Ubons

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