JOE PINKOS: POWER RATINGS – Forecast for Week 9

What more can we say about the way Joe Pinkos has been able to select games in the state of Florida once again this year! He is running at an amazing 80%. Here are this week's selections......

Game forecasts are sorted by classification of favored team, and listed alphabetically by favorite. Each listing shows favored team, favorite's power rating in parentheses, underdog, power rating of underdog in parentheses, and forecasted margin of victory.

Joe Pinkos' Power Ratings are computed by a formula based on strength of opposition and margin of victory. To determine the forecasted margin of victory between any two teams, simply figure the difference in the respective power ratings.

Last Week's Forecast Record: 179-49, 78.5%

CLASS 6A

Apopka (62.9) over Dr. Phillips (50.2) by 13
Columbus (67.6) over Braddock (50.8) by 17
Coral Gables (62.4) over Miami High (48.8) by 14
Coral Park (58.8) over American (56.8) by 2
Deerfield Beach (85.4) over Taravella (47.8) by 38
Douglas (72.4) over Coral Springs (42.7) by 30
Dr. Krop (65.0) over North Miami (45.5) by 20
Edgewater (83.9) over Evans (63.7) by 20
Ely (73.0) over Coconut Creek (31.0) by 42
Flanagan (50.9) over Miramar (43.2) by 8
Gateway (50.3) over Colonial (30.4) by 20
Hialeah (57.4) over Goleman (39.7) by 18
Hialeah Miami Lakes (57.9) over Miami Springs (39.0) by 19
Homestead (75.0) over South Dade (66.6) by 8
John I. Leonard (57.0) over Santaluces (47.2) by 10
Killian (80.7) over South Miami (63.3) by 17
Lake Mary (70.2) over Lake Brantley (69.7) by 1
Mandarin (71.1) over Sandalwood (63.2) by 8
Miami Palmetto (82.2) over Coral Reef (60.4) by 22
North Miami Beach (84.9) over Carol City (78.4) by 7
Northwestern (85.5) over Miami Central (68.7) by 17
Olympia (70.0) over West Orange (61.6) by 8
Olympic Hts. (53.0) over Lake Worth (46.1) by 7
Palm Beach Gardens (79.3) over Spanish River (47.0) by 32
Palm Beach Lakes (71.3) over Wellington (46.7) by 25
Piper (72.0) over Boyd Anderson (54.3) by 18
Plantation (82.0) over South Plantation (76.0) by 6
Sanford Seminole (65.2) over DeLand (58.8) by 6
Southridge (86.9) over Varela (60.6) by 26
Sunset (32.4) over Southwest Miami (25.4) by 7
University (58.3) over Cypress Creek (39.0) by 19
Vero Beach (72.1) over Royal Palm Beach (52.7) by 19
Western (57.0) over Cypress Bay (40.1) by 17
Winter Park (65.9) over Boone (64.4) by 2

CLASS 5A
Atlantic-Delray Bch. (76.2) over Ft. Pierce Central (53.1) by 23
Barron Collier (62.1) over Cape Coral (56.3) by 6
Bartram Trail (62.2) over 4A Gainesville (53.8) by 8
Bloomingdale (57.1) over Brandon (50.0) by 7
Buchholz (73.0) over Orange Park (46.5) by 27
Chamberlain (60.9) over Wharton (55.9) by 5
Cooper City (57.2) over South Broward (55.3) by 2
Dillard (62.7) over Stranahan (52.8) by 10
Durant (75.6) over Riverview (62.2) by 13
East Bay (54.2) over 3A Tampa Bay Tech (39.0) by 15
East Lake (56.7) over Clearwater (46.9) by 10
Edison (87.5) over Norland (73.8) by 14
Englewood (35.5) over 3A Fernandina Beach (22.6) by 13
Fletcher (74.9) over Ed White (71.0) by 4
Gibbs (42.0) over Northeast-St. Petersburg (40.9) by 1
Hillsborough (69.4) over Gaither (42.3) by 27
Hollywood Hills (53.2) over Everglades (19.7) by 34
Kissimmee Osceola (64.1) over St. Cloud (41.1) by 23
Lakeland (66.2) over Plant City (65.7) by 1
Lyman (64.3) over Lake Howell (27.7) by 37
Mainland (92.5) over Flagler Palm Coast (57.6) by 35
Manatee (72.7) over Lakewood Ranch (70.3) by 2
McArthur (71.3) over 4A Fort Lauderdale (45.5) by 26
McCallie TN (82.4) over Niceville (81.9) by 1
Miami Jackson (56.6) over Miami Beach (55.1) by 2
Naples (83.4) over Gulf Coast (61.0) by 22
New Smyrna Beach (52.9) over Spruce Creek (46.3) by 7
Oak Ridge (58.3) over Freedom-Orlando (21.8) by 37
Palm Bay (91.6) over Eau Gallie (30.4) by 61
Pine Ridge (41.2) over Deltona (26.1) by 15
Pinellas Park (55.0) over Palm Harbor Univ. (46.7) by 8
Sarasota (63.7) over 3A Palmetto (57.6) by 6
Sarasota Riverview (70.9) over Venice (69.7) by 1
Seminole (47.5) over St. Petersburg (38.2) by 9
Sickles (46.3) over King (33.7) by 13
South Fork (69.9) over Martin County (58.3) by 12
St. Thomas Aquinas (80.5) over NE-Oklnd. Pk. (52.1) by 28
Timber Creek (62.2) over Winter Springs (55.5) by 7
William T. Dwyer (78.8 over Boynton Beach (49.4) by 29
Wolfson (60.3) over Terry Parker (18.9) by 41

CLASS 4A
Alonso (61.8) over Leto (21.9) by 40
Armwood (97.9) over Plant (39.3) by 59
Astronaut (68.6) over Titusville (55.6) by 13
Auburndale (73.7) over George Jenkins (66.1) by 8
Bayshore (70.0) over 3A Sebring (41.0) by 29
Belleview (55.0) over Lake Weir (4.7) by 50
Blake (53.8) over Middleton (50.6) by 3
Boca Raton (79.4) over Jupiter (59.8) by 20
Centennial (82.8) over Port St. Lucie (29.5) by 53
Central-Brooksville (44.4) over Leesburg (38.0) by 6
Charlotte (69.4) over Port Charlotte (44.2) by 25
Columbia (88.3) over Eastside (49.4) by 39
Crestview (61.4) over Rutherford (56.9) by 5
Dixie Hollins (47.3) over 5A Boca Ciega (38.3) by 9
Dunedin (64.3) over Tarpon Springs (48.3) by 16
East Ridge (62.4) over Springstead (52.8) by 12
Escambia (77.5) over Pensacola Washington (55.0) by 23
Fort Myers (73.3) over Estero (54.4) by 19
Fort Walton Bch. (75.2) over Choctawhatchee (65.0) by 10
Haines City (66.1) over Lake Region (53.5) by 13
Lake Gibson (74.3) over 6A Oviedo (70.8) by 4
Land O' Lakes (57.8) over Ridgewood (28.5) by 29
Largo (69.4) over Countryside (65.7) by 4
Leon (72.4) over 5A Mosley (68.3) by 4
Lincoln (91.3) over Chiles (59.8) by 32
Mariner (56.6) over Cypress Lake (39.2) by 17
Merritt Island (66.6) over Satellite (51.6) by 15
North Fort Myers (54.8) over Lehigh (51.1) by 4
Ocala Forest (57.2) over Vanguard (43.3) by 14
Okeechobee (37.9) over Palm Beach Central (17.4) by 23
Pensacola (84.6) over Pace (69.5) by 15
River Ridge (45.2) over Mitchell (41.5) by 4
Sebastian River (58.4) over Bayside (39.0) by 19
Tate (65.7) over Cohen LA (32.0) by 34
Winter Haven (41.9) over Poinciana (24.3) by 18

CLASS 3A
Bay (58.0) over Woodham (50.8) by 7
Bishop Kenny (60.6) over Stanton Prep (22.4) by 38
Bolles (91.5) over Baker County (65.3) by 26
Booker (88.6) over Lakewood (31.3) by 57
Clay (84.4) over Middleburg (65.6) by 19
Cocoa (72.9) over Seabreeze (65.8) by 7
Crystal River (54.8) over Lecanto (13.1) by 42
Dunnellon (71.4) over Santa Fe (62.4) by 9
First Coast (74.7) over Andrew Jackson (63.3) by 11
Glades Central (76.8) over Westwood (43.0) by 34
Jefferson (73.6) over Jesuit (48.3) by 25
Jones (51.2) over Atlantic-Port Orange (50.7) by 1
Kathleen (75.7) over Celebration (3.5) by 72
Key West (67.4) over Hallandale (47.4) by 20
Lake Wales (61.7) over Bartow (54.1) by 8
Lemon Bay (67.3) over DeSoto (40.6) by 27
Milton (75.5) over Pine Forest (59.6) by 16
Monsignor Pace (69.6) over Cardinal Gibbons (63.0) by 7
Navarre (72.7) over Gulf Breeze (63.6) by 9
Nease (60.9) over Menendez (51.3) by 10
North Port (38.6) over Riverdale (35.6) by 3
Pasco (58.4) over Gulf (33.8) by 25
Raines (78.1) over Ribault (56.6) by 22
Rickards (60.7) over East Gadsden (53.2) by 8
Ridgeview (50.9) over Fleming Island (30.6) by 20
Robert E. Lee (63.5) over Forrest (60.8) by 3
Robinson (65.8) over Freedom-Tampa (21.4) by 44
Rockledge (72.1) over 5A Melbourne (63.5) by 9
Seminole Osceola (72.8) over Southeast (60.4) by 12
South Sumter (61.2) over Hernando (34.8) by 26
St. Augustine (78.9) over Palatka (73.0) by 6
Suncoast (42.9) over Forest Hill (24.4) by 19
Suwannee (77.8) over Godby (69.4) by 8
Wesley Chapel (69.1) over Citrus (43.0) by 26
West Port (72.2) over North Marion (71.7) by 1
Zephyrhills (52.6) over Hudson (45.7) by 7

CLASS 2A
Archbishop McCarthy (30.0) over 4A Nova (21.6) by 8
Belen Jesuit (57.3) over Gulliver Prep (56.0) by 1
Bishop Moore (49.5) over Mount Dora (45.4) by 4
Bishop Verot (72.4) over LaBelle (47.0) by 25
Bradford (69.5) over Keystone Heights (22.7) by 47
Cardinal Newman (48.6) over Pope John Paul II (38.0) by 11
Chaminade (84.7) over Am. Heritage-Plntn. (60.9) by 24
Clewiston (74.8) over Immokalee (66.7) by 8
Cocoa Beach (43.1) over Mulberry (23.6) by 18
Dunbar (74.2) over 5A Lely (67.2) by 7
Gulf Shores Acad. TX (49.4) over West Florida (32.8) by 17
Hardee (70.6) over Avon Park (56.5) by 14
Madison County (91.9) over Wakulla (75.1) by 17
Marianna (60.2) over Arnold (55.6) by 5
Tavares (52.0) over 4A South Lake (46.7) by 5
Umatilla (69.4) over Eustis (44.4) by 25
West Nassau (41.8) over Interlachen (17.1) by 25

CLASS 2B
Chipley (57.5) over Holmes County (52.0) by 6
Clearwater C.C. (61.1) over Cardinal Mooney (55.7) by 5
Coral Shores (40.9) over Archbishop Carroll (15.4) by 26
Crescent City (34.4) over Taylor-Pierson (28.1) by 6
Dixie County (72.1) over 2A Taylor County (54.1) by 18
Escambia County AL (30.3) over Northview (19.0) by 11
Florida High (71.5) over Episcopal (50.0) by 22
Frostproof (37.6) over Ind. Lake Placid (10.1) by 28
Hamilton County (70.7) over Ind. Paxon (51.4) by 19
John Carroll (69.3) over Melbourne C.C. (52.1) by 17
Lake Highland Prep (55.1) over Wildwood (30.7) by 24
Marathon (50.9) over LaSalle (-0.4) by 51
Newberry (46.6) over Williston (42.6) by 4
North Broward Prep (39.6) over Inlet Grove (0.0) by 40
Pahokee (78.7) over Coral Springs Charter (29.8) by 49
Pompano Beach (37.4) over Westminster Acad. (15.0) by 22
Ransom (41.5) over Archbishop Curley (17.0) by 25
St. Pete Catholic (60.5) over Tampa Catholic (24.1) by 36
Trinity Prep (35.0) over Ind. Newsome (18.9) by 16
Union County (64.1) over Fort White (37.3) by 27
Walton (71.9) over Pensacola Catholic (47.4) by 25

CLASS 1A
Admiral Farragut (23.5) over Keswick Christian (14.7) by 9
Am. Heritage-Delray (70.6) over Jupiter Chr. (-13.4) by 84
Apalachicola (38.8) over Carrabelle (-15.4) by 54
Arlington Country Day (32.8) over FAMU High (28.4) by 4
Bay Point (49.3) over Florida Christian (16.9) by 32
Berkeley Prep (41.5) over Shorecrest Prep (30.6) by 11
Broward Christian (16.3) over Boca Raton Chr. (-11.6) by 28
Chiefland (64.7) over Bronson (0.2) by 65
Evangel Chr. (50.0) over Santa Fe Catholic (11.9) by 38
Evangelical Chr. (28.9) over St. John Neumann (13.5) by 15
Fort Meade (61.8) over Moore Haven (36.5) by 25
Freeport (58.9) over South Walton (17.9) by 41
Glades Day (70.0) over St. Edward's (28.2) by 42
Graceville (39.0) over Cottondale (23.2) by 16
Hawthorne (58.7) over Trenton (23.0) by 36
Highlands Chr. (5.5) over Coral Springs Chr. (-3.5) by 9
Hilliard (33.8) over Baldwin (22.7) by 11
Hollywood Christian (49.6) over Zion Lutheran (-16.7) by 66
Holy Trinity (65.2) over First Academy (25.8) by 39
Indian Rocks Chr. (18.7) over Ind. Cambridge (1.2) by 18
Jefferson County (39.5) over Greensboro (17.5) by 22
King's Academy (52.2) over Benjamin (37.7) by 15
Lafayette (41.7) over Branford (41.1) by 1
Liberty County (32.6) over Blountstown (31.9) by 1
MacArthur North (28.1) over Dade Christian (16.2) by 12
Munroe Day (16.6) over Aucilla Christian (5.8) by 11
Northside Chr. (31.2) over Ind. Temple Hts. Chr. (8.1) by 23
P.K. Yonge (70.1) over Trinity Catholic (49.4) by 21
Palmer Trinity (42.3) over Westminster Chr. (41.0) by 1
Port St. Joe (46.0) over Wewahitchka (5.0) by 41
Sneads (29.6) over Chattahoochee (-7.8) by 37
T.R. Miller AL (67.3) over Jay (46.8) by 21
Trinity Chr. (76.3) over North Florida Chr. (68.6) by 8
University Chr. (61.7) over Ind. Northwest Chr. (10.7) by 51
Vernon (46.5) over Baker (34.0) by 13
Warner Christian (34.3) over Space Coast (16.0) by 18

Independents
All Saints Acad. (8.6) over Brevard Christian (-22.7) by 31
Bell (7.5) over 1A St. John Lutheran (1.5) by 6
Calvary Chr.-W.G. (-8.4) over Ocala Christian (-53.3) by 45
Father Lopez (28.3) over Eagle's View (10.6) by 18
Master's Acad. (-4.9) over Temple Christian (-8.8) by 4
Pembroke Pines (10.5) over 2A Monarch (1.0) by 10
Potter's House Chr. (0.0) over Calvary Chr. (-15.7) by 16
Providence (24.1) over Merritt Island Chr. (-29.0) by 53
St. Joseph (13.2) over Florida Deaf (-11.1) by 24
Upperroom Chr. (0.6) over 1A Miami C. Day (-1.8) by 2

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