Actor Lee Horsley presented a check for $25,000 to
Linda & Kenton Stafford, the Lower Colorado Regional Champions. The
accounting firm of Pannell, Kerr and Forster said it was one of the
closest World's Championships ever judged. George Swick, the Baja Regional
Champ, was second and Jerry Simmons, the Mile High Regional Champ, was
third. Tied for fourth and fifth was Jim Beaty the 1986 World's Champion
and Ellen Lilja, the Idaho State Champion. Jim Beaty won the taste-off.