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LeFevre Takes Tex Mex Roll Eating Contest
3/12/2005

Rich LeFevre took first prize -- a trip for two to Hawaii valued at $4,000 -- at the ‘GameWorks World Tex Mex Roll-Eating Championship presented by Great Lakes Crossing'at the Great Lakes Crossing Mall in Michigan. LeFevre consumed 30 rolls in 12 minutes.

In a surprise upset, Eater X (Tim Janus) beat Badlands Booker and took second place by consuming 24.5 rolls -- 1.5 more than Booker. Second place carried a $1,000 cash prize and third place, $500.

Greg Needham Regional Marketing Director for GameWorks said: “GameWorks is not only a great place to play games, but also a great place for food. We view this title sponsorship of the IFOCE event as an opportunity to showcase our diverse GameWorks Grill menu and unique facility.”

Great Lakes Crossing, Michigan's number 1 shopping and entertainment destination, blends the hottest concepts in theme entertainment and dining with an unparalleled offering of more than 200 exciting, value-oriented and regular-priced stores. Opened in November of 1998, Great Lakes Crossing boasts six themed and architecturally distinctive areas in a 1.7 million square foot structure. Great Lakes Crossing brings numerous "firsts" to Michigan, including Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World (five football fields worth of outdoor gear and shopping fun), GameWorks (hi-tech indoor playland developed with Steven Spielberg's guidance), Rainforest Cafe, and Neiman-Marcus Last Call Clearance Center.

GameWorks is the ultimate destination for a total entertainment experience where guest can eat, drink, party, and play. GameWorks provides all the best elements of a great night out in one location, including a full-service restaurant with a fantastic menu featuring; a cool, high-energy bar serving signature martinis and specialty cocktails; private meeting and group banquet rooms and the most entertaining interactive games and attractions in the world. It’s state-of-the-art-fun!