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West Fargo barbecue team takes 6th place in 'The Jack'

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The West Fargo-based Spitfire barbecue team took sixth place in what some have called the Super Bowl of barbecue cook-offs.

Tim Olson, head cook for the outfit, says he's proud of his finish the Annual Jack Daniel's World Championship Invitational Barbecue competition Saturday.


"I feel good, you know, my first time, my first year doing this," he says.

But he was also disappointed that he didn't take the grand prize.

"I went to win," he says.

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