2004 JOE PINKOS' FORECAST: Week 8

With an amazing winning percantage of 81% percent (192-45) last week, you now know why Joe Pinkos has NO equal when it comes to picking the winners in this state on the football field.

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.

CLASS 6A
Apopka (68.4) over Evans (65.8) by 3
Boone (57.9) over University (50.3) by 8
Boyd Anderson (68.6) over 5A NE-Oklnd. Park (62.1) by 7
Carol City (80.0) over Northwestern (75.7) by 4
Coconut Creek (70.8) over 3A Westwood (50.6) by 20
Columbus (75.1) over Coral Park (31.0) by 44
Coral Gables (66.5) over Braddock (31.3) by 35
Coral Reef (62.4) over Miami High (51.2) by 11
Coral Springs (53.5) over Taravella (45.1) by 8
Cypress Bay (63.2) over South Plantation (50.5) by 13
Edgewater (75.5) over West Orange (67.8) by 8
Ely (78.6) over Douglas (59.3) by 19
Flanagan (48.3) over 4A Fort Lauderdale (46.4) by 2
Gateway (52.6) over Cypress Creek (49.5) by 3
Goleman (64.0) over Miami Springs (43.8) by 20
Hialeah (62.0) over American (60.1) by 2
Hialeah Miami Lakes (70.7) over 5A Miami Beach (45.7) by 25
John I. Leonard (51.6) over Lake Worth (42.6) by 9
Killian (74.5) over Sunset (43.9) by 31
Miami Central (80.6) over Dr. Krop (56.7) by 24
Miami Palmetto (66.9) over Homestead (66.4) by 1
Miramar (58.9) over Piper (37.7) by 21

North Miami Beach (73.5) over North Miami (65.1) by 8
Olympia (59.9) over Dr. Phillips (38.2) by 22
Olympic Heights (35.2) over Spanish River (27.9) by 7
Oviedo (52.4) over DeLand (51.9) by 1
Palm Beach Gardens (74.4) over Wellington (47.3) by 27
Plantation (78.2) over 5A Stranahan (65.9) by 12
Royal Palm Beach (51.6) over 3A Forest Hill (21.1) by 31
Sandalwood (70.0) over 5A Terry Parker (16.6) by 53
Sanford Seminole (71.0) over Lake Mary (45.0) by 26
Santaluces (42.9) over Palm Beach Central (30.5) by 12
South Dade (80.7) over Southridge (60.2) by 21
South Miami (68.1) over 5A Norland (64.9) by 3
Varela (55.8) over Southwest Miami (30.4) by 25
Vero Beach (76.8) over Palm Beach Lakes (72.8) by 4
Western (61.5) over 3A Hallandale (45.0) by 17
Winter Park (45.4) over Colonial (38.6) by 7

CLASS 5A
Bartram Trail (57.7) over 3A Menendez (55.2) by 3
Boca Ciega (57.6) over Northeast-St. Petersburg (56.1) by 2
Boynton Beach (63.2) over South Fork (46.8) by 16
Buchholz (63.1) over 4A Vanguard (43.7) by 19
Cape Coral (61.6) over Ind. Palmetto Ridge (22.1) by 40
Chamberlain (68.1) over King (30.5) by 38
Clearwater (56.6) over Seminole (53.2) by 3
Dillard (78.8) over 3A Glades Central (72.0) by 7
Durant (68.1) over Plant City (59.6) by 9
East Bay (68.3) over Brandon (58.3) by 10
Eau Gallie (57.8) over St. Cloud (56.5) by 1
Ed White (64.2) over Englewood (48.2) by 16
Everglades (52.5) over South Broward (36.9) by 16
Fletcher (81.1) over Wolfson (72.0) by 9
Fort Pierce Central (63.9) over Martin County (52.7) by 11
Gulf Coast (63.5) over Lely (63.0) by 1
Hillsborough (77.1) over Sickles (56.0) by 21
Hollywood Hills (79.5) over McArthur (39.5) by 40
Lakeland (97.4) over Bloomingdale (50.7) by 47
Lyman (70.3) over Freedom-Orlando (38.3) by 32
Mainland (89.1) over Pine Ridge (33.7) by 55
Melbourne (74.0) over Kissimmee Osceola (45.8) by 28
Naples (95.7) over Barron Collier (72.7) by 23
New Smyrna Bch. (63.5) over Flagler Palm Coast (49.1) by 14
Niceville (68.0) over Mosley (58.6) by 9
Oak Ridge (57.7) over Timber Creek (55.1) by 3
Sarasota (77.3) over Manatee (69.3) by 8
Sarasota Riverview (72.2) over Riverview (65.4) by 7
Spruce Creek (69.7) over Deltona (28.2) by 42
St. Petersburg (56.9) over Gibbs (43.6) by 13
St. Thomas Aquinas (84.2) over 6A Deerfield Beach (79.4) by 5
Venice (69.9) over Lakewood Ranch (52.1) by 18
Wharton (52.9) over Gaither (49.3) by 4
Wm. T. Dwyer (84.8) over Atlantic-Delray Bch. (67.2) by 18
Winter Springs (69.1) over Lake Howell (42.1) by 27

CLASS 4A
Armwood (98.4) over Middleton (74.6) by 24
Astronaut (73.4) over Satellite (52.6) by 21
Auburndale (73.2) over Lake Region (42.7) by 31
Bayshore (61.4) over 3A Celebration (4.3) by 57
Belleview (67.5) over Gainesville (62.9) by 5
B.T. Washington (87.1) over 5A Miami Jackson (70.6) by 17
Centennial (62.3) over Boca Raton (57.5) by 5
Central-Brooksville (46.4) over South Lake (34.6) by 12
Charlotte (66.0) over 3A Lake Wales (58.9) by 7
Choctaw (68.6) over Central-Phenix City AL (68.1) by 1
Columbia (68.2) over 2B Fort White (38.5) by 30
Countryside (76.9) over Dunedin (49.0) by 28
Dixie Hollins (60.0) over Tarpon Springs (53.6) by 6
East Ridge (60.7) over Leesburg (42.8) by 18
Eastside (62.5) over 3A Santa Fe (53.9) by 9
Fort Myers (65.4) over North Fort Myers (62.8) by 3
Fort Walton Bch. (62.8) over 3A East Gadsden (46.9) by 16
George Jenkins (56.2) over Poinciana (30.1) by 26
Jupiter (79.1) over Okeechobee (32.4) by 47
Lake Gibson (70.9) over Winter Haven (50.7) by 20
Largo (52.7) over 5A East Lake (44.2) by 9
Lehigh (46.4) over Cypress Lake (40.7) by 6
Leon (66.2) over 1A North Florida Christian (59.8) by 6
Leto (53.7) over Blake (40.1) by 14
Mariner (53.6) over Estero (24.0) by 30
Merritt Island (77.4) over Sebastian River (59.8) by 18
Mitchell (55.9) over 3A West Port (39.0) by 17
Nova (46.7) over Ind. Pembroke Pines Charter (31.0) by 16
Ocala Forest (58.4) over Land O' Lakes (57.1) by 1
Pace (61.0) over Tate (49.0) by 12
Pensacola (67.4) over Escambia (50.6) by 17
Plant (60.6) over Alonso (36.8) by 24
Port St. Lucie (22.2) over Park Vista (7.2) by 15
Titusville (59.7) over Bayside (54.3) by 5

CLASS 3A
Andrew Jackson (69.4) over Fernandina Beach (42.7) by 27
Baker County (54.4) over Bishop Kenny (32.9) by 22
Bartow (69.0) over 2A Mulberry (42.1) by 27
Bay (75.0) over Navarre (52.7) by 22
Bolles (90.7) over Forrest (57.0) by 34
Cardinal Gibbons (63.1) over 5A Cooper City (56.2) by 7
Citrus (47.1) over Lecanto (27.7) by 19
Clay (60.8) over Palatka (43.7) by 17
Cocoa (76.7) over 5A Palm Bay (59.5) by 17
Crystal River (35.2) over Hernando (22.1) by 13
DeSoto (62.4) over North Port (33.8) by 29
Dunnellon (44.7) over 4A Ridgewood (26.4) by 18
First Coast (52.4) over Ribault (41.5) by 11
Godby (68.5) over 4A Crestview (55.9) by 13
Gulf Breeze (59.5) over Milton (53.6) by 6
Hudson (55.3) over 4A Springstead (50.7) by 5
Jefferson (73.1) over Tampa Bay Tech (48.3) by 25
Jesuit (71.2) over Freedom-Tampa (41.4) by 30
Kathleen (84.5) over 4A Haines City (42.7) by 42
Key West (76.5) over 1A Bay Point (39.7) by 37
Monsignor Pace (84.7) over 6A Lake Brantley (68.5) by 16
Nease (83.1) over 5A Orange Park (56.9) by 26
North Marion (49.4) over 4A Lake Weir (21.4) by 28
Palmetto (72.4) over Lakewood (54.5) by 18
Pasco (54.7) over Zephyrhills (41.3) by 13
Pine Forest (51.0) over Woodham (45.4) by 6
Raines (63.0) over 6A Mandarin (58.8) by 4
Rickards (70.0) over 4A Lincoln (66.8) by 3
Robert E. Lee (65.9) over Stanton Prep (10.0) by 56
Robinson (65.2) over Ind. Newsome (36.2) by 29
Rockledge (84.6) over Atlantic-Port Orange (49.2) by 35
Seabreeze (55.2) over Jones (39.3) by 16
Sebring (61.1) over Riverdale (42.8) by 18
Seminole Osceola (71.1) over 5A Pinellas Park (23.7) by 47
South Sumter (80.2) over 2A Mount Dora (38.7) by 42
Southeast (80.1) over Booker (70.5) by 10
St. Augustine (87.2) over Ind. Harmony (3.7) by 84
Suncoast (61.4) over West Boca Raton (25.2) by 36
Suwannee (70.6) over 4A Pensacola Washington (45.9) by 25
Wesley Chapel (54.1) over Gulf (25.3) by 29

CLASS 2A
Am. Heritage-Plntn. (77.6) over Belen Jesuit (63.6) by 14
Avon Park (51.1) over 2B Frostproof (32.9) by 18
Bradford (64.8) over 3A Fleming Island (41.6) by 23
Cardinal Newman (60.8) over Jensen Beach (18.9) by 42
Chaminade (90.9) over 5A Edison (84.0) by 7
Clewiston (68.1) over LaBelle (64.4) by 4
Cocoa Beach (31.1) over Ind. Space Coast (24.8) by 6
Dunbar (69.9) over Bishop Verot (46.2) by 24
Gulliver Prep (57.8) over Archbishop McCarthy (48.4) by 9
Hardee (75.3) over 4A Port Charlotte (51.9) by 23
Keystone Heights (47.2) over 3A Middleburg (25.8) by 21
Immokalee (72.1) over 3A Lemon Bay (39.5) by 33
Madison County (89.2) over Taylor County (42.6) by 47
Pine Crest (27.5) over 1A St. John Neumann (27.0) by 1
Pope John Paul II (50.5) over Monarch (20.6) by 30
Tavares (58.8) over Eustis (38.3) by 21
Umatilla (53.9) over Bishop Moore (40.7) by 13
Wakulla (60.4) over 4A Chiles (35.7) by 25
West Florida Tech (37.8) over Arnold (29.1) by 9
West Nassau (56.2) over 3A Ridgeview (46.0) by 10

CLASS 2B
Archbishop Curley (40.7) over Coral Shores (24.5) by 16
Cardinal Mooney (46.9) over Lk. Highland Prep (35.4) by 12
Clearwater C.C. (56.5) over 5A Palm Harbor U. (45.0) by 12
Crescent City (33.9) over Trinity Prep (-0.8) by 35
Dixie County (59.7) over Newberry (50.4) by 9
Florida High (47.4) over 2A Marianna (16.0) by 31
Marathon (51.7) over Archbishop Carroll (11.1) by 41
Melbourne C.C. (25.5) over Ind. Doral Academy (-19.6) by 45
Northview (20.0) over 1A South Walton (17.9) by 2
Pahokee (72.6) over North Broward Prep (44.5) by 28
Pensacola Catholic (51.5) over Holmes County (33.3) by 18
Pompano Beach (48.8) over Coral Spg. Charter (26.0) by 23
Ransom Everglades (32.8) over Ind. LaSalle (26.7) by 6
St. Pete Catholic (61.4) over 4A River Ridge (31.3) by 30
Union County (68.3) over Williston (53.2) by 15
Walton (44.4) over Chipley (33.1) by 11
Westminster Academy (35.3) over Inlet Grove (13.5) by 22
Wildwood (34.4) over Taylor-Pierson (31.8) by 3

CLASS 1A
Arlington C. Day (42.4) over University Chr. (36.3) by 6
Berkeley Prep (50.2) over Keswick Christian (36.4) by 14
Blountstown (56.2) over Wewahitchka (25.6) by 31
Branford (34.0) over Ind. Bell (13.1) by 21
Chiefland (63.7) over Hawthorne (61.0) by 3
Coral Springs Chr. (-1.2) over Boca Raton Chr. (-19.9) by 19
Dade Christian (11.4) over Palmer Trinity (5.5) by 6
Evangelical Chr. (36.8) over Ind. Golden Gate (26.1) by 11
First Academy (30.5) over Master's Academy (16.2) by 14
Florida Chr. (42.8) over Miami Country Day (1.4) by 41
Fort Meade (66.5) over 2B John Carroll (57.2) by 9
Freeport (32.5) over Graceville (24.4) by 8
Glades Day (48.8) over Benjamin (24.9) by 24
Hilliard (47.7) over 2A Interlachen (34.7) by 13
Hollywood Chr. (55.8) over Highlands Chr. (22.1) by 34
Holy Trinity (42.7) over Ind. Nature Coast Tech (6.8) by 36
Indian Rocks Chr. (16.2) over Admiral Farragut (15.0) by 1
Jay (40.8) over Baker (33.9) by 7
Jefferson Co. (38.0) over Aucilla Christian (-1.7) by 40
King's Acad. (49.4) over Am. Heritage-Delray (42.2) by 7
Lafayette (37.3) over Baldwin (22.5) by 15
Liberty Co. (30.9) over Carrabelle (-7.6) by 39
Moore Haven (34.9) over Ind. Lake Placid (29.0) by 6
Northside Christian (25.2) over Shorecrest Prep (22.7) by 3
P.K. Yonge (44.8) over 2B Hamilton County (39.5) by 5
Port St. Joe (45.3) over Apalachicola (3.7) by 42
Santa Fe Catholic (18.6) over 2B Tampa Catholic (10.2) by 8
St. Edward's (28.5) over Jupiter Christian (-2.1) by 31
Trenton (15.3) over Bronson (10.7) by 5
Trinity Catholic (65.5) over Evangel Christian (59.3) by 6
Trinity Christian (54.1) over FAMU High (37.9) by 16
Upperroom Chr. (21.2) over St. John Lutheran (15.0) by 6
Vernon (55.9) over Cottondale (35.6) by 20
Warner Christian (32.6) over Ind. Zion Christian (-25.6) by 58
West Gadsden (35.2) over Sneads (24.7) by 11
Westminster Chr. (17.5) over MacArthur North (4.8) by 13
Zion Lutheran (18.7) over Broward Christian (-12.3) by 31

Independents
All Saints Academy (2.0) over Ocala Christian (-39.2) by 41
Cambridge (7.7) over Calvary Chr.-Clearwater (2.2) by 6
Eagle's View (10.7) over Temple Christian (-19.8) by 31
Father Lopez (27.3) over Providence (25.5) by 2
Florida Air Academy (19.2) over Brevard Chr. (-14.4) by 34
Landmark Chr. (20.8) over Central Florida Chr. (-32.3) by 53
Maryland Deaf (29.2) over Florida Deaf (-3.8) by 33
Orangewood Chr. (-8.3) over Calvary Chr.-W.G. (-21.5) by 13
Parkway Academy (35.5) over Hernando Chr. (-33.9) by 69
Paxon (49.8) over 2B Episcopal (28.4) by 21
Potter's House (15.0) over Trinity Chr.-Deltona (-26.4) by 41
Providence Chr. (-12.4) by 26 over Eastland Chr. (-31.9) by 20
St. Andrew's (13.3) over Northwest Christian (-6.5) by 20
St. Joseph (8.1) over Merritt Island Christian (6.4) by 2
West Oaks Academy (-13.2) over Lake Mary Prep (-33.2) by 20

Last Week's Forecast Record: 192-45, 81.0%

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