2004 JOE PINKOS' FORECAST: Week 9

Looking for the winners and losers in the ninth week of the season? Our very own Joe Pinkos who simply has NO rival, makes his picks once again this week as the playoffs loom on the horizon. Last Week's Forecast Record: 195-47, 80.6%.

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
American (71.0) over Coral Park (32.7) by 38
Apopka (70.0) over Dr. Phillips (36.7) by 33
Boone (61.9) over Winter Park (49.4) by 13
Boyd Anderson (63.3) over Piper (37.7) by 26
Carol City (80.0) over North Miami Beach (73.5) by 7
Columbus (75.1) over Braddock (31.9) by 43
Coral Gables (63.1) over Miami High (56.2) by 7
Cypress Bay (62.8) over Western (61.5) by 1
Cypress Creek (51.9) over University (50.3) by 2
Deerfield Beach (80.6) over Taravella (45.1) by 36
Douglas (62.8) over Coral Springs (54.7) by 8
Edgewater (70.6) over Evans (61.2) by 9
Ely (77.1) over Coconut Creek (73.9) by 3
Gateway (50.2) over Colonial (37.3) by 13
Hialeah (60.6) over Goleman (58.3) by 2
Hialeah Miami Lakes (72.3) over Miami Springs (48.9) by 23
John I. Leonard (51.6) over Santaluces (37.7) by 14
Killian (74.5) over South Miami (55.3) by 19
Lake Brantley (78.1) over Lake Mary (50.4) by 28
Lake Worth (45.1) over Olympic Heights (38.6) by 7
Miami Central (76.2) over Northwestern (75.7) by 1
Miami Palmetto (66.9) over Coral Reef (57.4) by 13
Miramar (58.9) over Flanagan (45.0) by 14
North Miami (62.8) over Dr. Krop (57.7) by 5
Palm Beach Central (34.4) over Spanish River (21.8) by 13
Palm Bch. Gardens (77.5) over 3A W. Boca Raton (27.0) by 51
Palm Beach Lakes (77.5) over Wellington (47.3) by 28
Plantation (78.2) over South Plantation (50.5) by 28
Sandalwood (63.6) over Mandarin (58.5) by 5
Sanford Seminole (69.8) over DeLand (53.9) by 16
South Dade (80.7) over Homestead (64.0) by 17
Southridge (58.1) over Varela (57.6) by 1
Sunset (43.8) over Southwest Miami (30.2) by 14
Vero Beach (74.9) over Royal Palm Beach (50.2) by 25
West Orange (68.5) over Olympia (59.9) by 9

CLASS 5A
Atlantic-Delray Bch. (67.2) over Ft. Pierce Central (56.6) by 11
Barron Collier (72.7) over Cape Coral (61.6) by 11
Bloomingdale (58.4) over Brandon (54.8) by 4
Boca Ciega (63.4) over 4A Dixie Hollins (60.0) by 3
Buchholz (63.1) over Orange Park (56.6) by 7
Chamberlain (69.3) over Wharton (42.6) by 27
Cooper City (64.5) over South Broward (36.9) by 42
Dillard (78.8) over Stranahan (65.9) by 13
East Bay (72.7) over 3A Tampa Bay Tech (44.0) by 29
East Lake (56.3) over Clearwater (54.0) by 2
Edison (84.0) over Norland (70.5) by 14
Fletcher (81.1) over Ed White (65.1) by 16
Gibbs (53.3) over Northeast-St. Petersburg (49.8) by 4
Hillsborough (78.0) over Gaither (56.4) by 22
Hollywood Hills (82.5) over Everglades (52.1) by 30
Lakeland (90.1) over Plant City (64.6) by 26
Lyman (69.7) over Lake Howell (37.3) by 32
Mainland (88.2) over Flagler Palm Coast (56.2) by 32
Manatee (69.3) over Lakewood Ranch (53.1) by 16
Martin County (62.2) over South Fork (46.8) by 15
McCallie TN (85.5) over Niceville (68.1) by 17
Miami Jackson (71.7) over Miami Beach (45.7) by 26
Naples (89.1) over Gulf Coast (68.2) by 21
Oak Ridge (53.6) over Freedom-Orlando (38.5) by 15
Palm Bay (71.8) over Eau Gallie (57.8) by 14
Palm Harbor Univ. (45.0) over Pinellas Park (27.7) by 17
Pine Ridge (35.5) over Deltona (25.6) by 10
Riverview (65.1) over Durant (62.7) by 2
Sarasota (79.5) over 3A Palmetto (72.4) by 7
Sarasota Riverview (73.5) over Venice (68.9) by 5
Seminole (53.8) over St. Petersburg (47.3) by 7
Sickles (52.0) over King (30.1) by 22
Spruce Creek (72.8) over New Smyrna Beach (55.8) by 17
St. Cloud (56.5) over Kissimmee Osceola (46.5) by 9
St. Thomas Aquinas (79.9) over NE-Oklnd. Pk. (66.5) by 13
William T. Dwyer (84.8) over Boynton Beach (63.2) by 22
Winter Springs (69.1) over Timber Creek (55.1) by 14
Wolfson (73.8) over Terry Parker (16.6) by 57

CLASS 4A
Armwood (97.9) over Plant (63.5) by 34
Astronaut (73.4) over Titusville (59.7) by 14
Auburndale (77.3) over George Jenkins (56.2) by 21
Bayshore (64.1) over 3A Sebring (55.7) by 8
Belleview (70.0) over Lake Weir (22.1) by 48
Booker T. Washington (87.1) over Nova (50.1) by 37
Centennial (64.3) over Port St. Lucie (14.5) by 50
Central-Brooksville (46.4) over Leesburg (42.8) by 4
Charlotte (70.5) over Port Charlotte (51.9) by 19
Choctawhatchee (68.6) over Fort Walton Bch. (62.8) by 6
Countryside (76.9) over Largo (47.6) by 29
Dunedin (50.4) over Tarpon Springs (49.0) by 1
East Ridge (60.7) over Springstead (52.1) by 9
Eastside (66.7) over Columbia (66.1) by 1
Escambia (50.6) over Pensacola Washington (48.9) by 2
Fort Lauderdale (46.4) over 5A McArthur (39.5) by 7
Fort Myers (69.9) over Estero (23.2) by 47
Gainesville (61.0) over 5A Bartram Trail (58.3) by 3
Haines City (42.7) over Lake Region (37.8) by 5
Jupiter (79.1) over Boca Raton (51.5) by 28
Lake Gibson (74.1) over 6A Oviedo (52.2) by 22
Land O' Lakes (56.5) over Ridgewood (25.4) by 31
Leon (66.2) over 5A Mosley (58.4) by 8
Leto (53.7) over Alonso (36.8) by 17
Lincoln (66.8) over Chiles (32.0) by 35
Mariner (59.5) over Cypress Lake (40.7) by 19
Merritt Island (77.6) over Satellite (54.7) by 23
Middleton (77.4) over Blake (44.8) by 33
Mitchell (55.9) over River Ridge (31.3) by 25
North Fort Myers (59.7) over Lehigh (46.4) by 13
Ocala Forest (58.4) over Vanguard (43.7) by 15
Okeechobee (32.4) over Park Vista (15.2) by 17
Pensacola (67.4) over Pace (57.5) by 10
Rutherford (62.7) over Crestview (55.1) by 8
Sebastian River (56.0) over Bayside (55.5) by 1
Tate (53.5) over Cohen LA (18.1) by 35
Winter Haven (47.2) over Poinciana (31.9) by 15

CLASS 3A
Andrew Jackson (63.0) over First Coast (54.4) by 9
Atlantic-Port Orange (49.2) over Jones (45.0) by 4
Bartow (71.8) over Lake Wales (58.9) by 13
Bay (75.0) over Woodham (45.4) by 30
Bishop Kenny (32.9) over Stanton Prep (8.4) by 25
Bolles (90.7) over Baker County (57.3) by 33
Booker (70.5) over Lakewood (53.9) by 17
Clay (65.3) over Middleburg (24.2) by 41
Cocoa (71.2) over Seabreeze (55.2) by 16
Crystal River (31.6) over Lecanto (30.8) by 1
DeSoto (62.4) over Lemon Bay (39.5) by 23
Fernandina Beach (52.2) over 5A Englewood (43.0) by 9
Fleming Island (54.0) over Ridgeview (50.2) by 4
Glades Central (72.0) over Westwood (49.8) by 22
Godby (68.5) over Suwannee (66.7) by 2
Gulf Breeze (58.8) over Navarre (55.0) by 4
Hudson (55.3) over Zephyrhills (39.2) by 16
Jefferson (77.0) over Jesuit (67.3) by 10
Kathleen (83.4) over Celebration (4.3) by 79
Key West (76.5) over Hallandale (47.3) by 29
Milton (53.6) over Pine Forest (50.4) by 3
Monsignor Pace (77.2) over Cardinal Gibbons (53.0) by 24
Nease (84.9) over Menendez (48.6) by 36
North Marion (46.9) over West Port (39.0) by 8
Pasco (54.7) over Gulf (27.2) by 28
Raines (65.3) over Ribault (36.7) by 29
Rickards (65.5) over East Gadsden (49.4) by 16
Riverdale (51.6) over North Port (33.8) by 18
Robert E. Lee (65.9) over Forrest (57.0) by 9
Robinson (62.6) over Freedom-Tampa (45.2) by 17
Rockledge (84.6) over 5A Melbourne (74.0) by 11
Santa Fe (53.8) over Dunnellon (44.7) by 9
South Sumter (75.6) over Hernando (24.4) by 51
Southeast (80.1) over Seminole Osceola (71.1) by 9
St. Augustine (85.5) over Palatka (38.2) by 47
Suncoast (61.4) over Forest Hill (21.1) by 40
Wesley Chapel (54.1) over Citrus (42.0) by 12

CLASS 2A
Archbp.McCarthy (41.0) over Ind. Golden Gate (26.1) by 15
Arnold (29.1) over Marianna (16.0) by 13
Belen Jesuit (63.7) over Gulliver Prep (62.6) by 1
Bishop Moore (46.4) over Mount Dora (38.7) by 8
Bradford (60.3) over Keystone Heights (47.9) by 12
Cardinal Newman (60.8) over Pope John Paul II (51.5) by 9
Chaminade (90.9) over Am. Heritage-Plntn. (76.6) by 14
Dunbar (69.9) over 5A Lely (55.0) by 15
Hardee (74.8) over Avon Park (46.9) by 28
Immokalee (72.1) over Clewiston (63.8) by 8
Jensen Beach (19.9) over Ind. Potter's House Chr. (18.2) by 2
LaBelle (64.4) over Bishop Verot (46.2) by 18
Leroy AL (52.6) over West Florida Tech (42.2) by 14
Madison County (88.8) over Wakulla (64.6) by 24
Mulberry (37.6) over Cocoa Beach (28.3) by 9
Pine Crest (27.5) over Ind. Zion Christian (-25.2) by 53
Tavares (64.5) over 4A South Lake (38.6) by 26
Umatilla (53.3) over Eustis (37.5) by 16
West Nassau (56.2) over Interlachen (34.7) by 22

CLASS 2B
Archbishop Curley (43.8) over Ransom (35.6) by 8
Chipley (36.8) over Holmes County (28.7) by 8
Clearwater C.C. (56.5) over Cardinal Mooney (46.9) by 7
Coral Shores (24.5) over Archbishop Carroll (11.6) by 13
Crescent City (33.9) over Taylor-Pierson (31.8) by 2
Dixie County (61.3) over 2A Taylor County (42.6) by 19
Escambia County AL (46.6) over Northview (11.2) by 35
Florida High (47.4) over Episcopal (26.3) by 21
John Carroll (64.3) over Melbourne C.C. (21.3) by 43
Marathon (51.6) over 1A Moore Haven (21.9) by 30
North Broward Prep (43.6) over Inlet Grove (12.9) by 31
Pahokee (72.9) over Coral Springs Charter (28.4) by 45
Pensacola Catholic (51.5) over Walton (41.4) by 10
Pompano Beach (48.8) over Westminster Acad. (36.6) by 12
St. Pete Catholic (61.4) over Tampa Catholic (14.2) by 47
Union County (68.3) over Fort White (38.5) by 30
Wildwood (36.5) over Lake Highland Prep (31.9) by 5
Williston (53.2) over Newberry (50.4) by 3

CLASS 1A
Am. Heritage-Delray (37.7) over Jupiter Chr. (-4.8) by 43
Apalachicola (4.6) over Carrabelle (-7.6) by 12
Berkeley Prep (55.2) over Shorecrest Prep (17.9) by 37
Blountstown (59.7) over Liberty County (30.9) by 29
Broward Christian (-12.3) over Boca Raton Chr. (-26.0) by 14
Chiefland (36.8) over Bronson (10.7) by 26
Cottondale (39.2) over Graceville (23.6) by 16
Evangel Chr. (61.3) over Santa Fe Catholic (14.9) by 46
Evangelical Chr. (39.3) over St. John Neumann (22.8) by 17
FAMU High (40.2) over Arlington Country Day (31.0) by 9
Florida Christian (42.8) over Bay Point (40.8) by 2
Fort Meade (63.5) over University Christian (45.7) by 18
Freeport (32.5) over South Walton (24.6) by 8
Glades Day (48.8) over St. Edward's (36.9) by 12
Hawthorne (33.0) over Trenton (15.3) by 18
Highlands Chr. (16.8) over Coral Springs Chr. (3.2) by 14
Hilliard (49.8) over Baldwin (22.5) by 27
Hollywood Christian (60.6) over Zion Lutheran (15.0) by 46
Holy Trinity (40.5) over First Academy (34.9) by 6
Indian Rocks Chr. (11.2) over Ind. Cambridge (7.9) by 3
Jefferson County (41.0) over West Gadsden (34.8) by 6
Keswick Christian (36.4) over Admiral Farragut (20.1) by 16
King's Academy (54.3) over Benjamin (25.7) by 29
Lafayette (37.3) over Branford (34.0) by 3
MacArthur North (7.7) over Dade Christian (6.6) by 1
Master's Acad. (10.0) over Ind. Temple Christian (-19.8) by 30
Munroe Day (21.8) over Aucilla Christian (-1.7) by 24
North Florida Chr. (63.8) over Trinity Christian (54.1) by 10
Northside Christian (25.2) over 2B Trinity Prep (-4.7) by 30
Port St. Joe (40.5) over Wewahitchka (21.4) by 19
St. John Lutheran (16.8) over Ind. Bell (10.9) by 6
T.R. Miller AL (71.3) over Jay (40.8) by 31
Trinity Catholic (60.7) over P.K. Yonge (39.9) by 21
Vernon (55.9) over Baker (35.6) by 20
Warner Chr. (34.3) over Ind. Florida Air Acad. (19.2) by 15
Westminster Chr. (17.5) over Palmer Trinity (10.4) by 7

Independents
All Saints Acad. (5.5) over Calvary-Clearwater (-5.4) by 11
Eastland Christian (-31.9) over Ocala Christian (-41.7) by 10
Father Lopez (30.0) over Eagle's View (12.4) by 18
LaSalle (26.0) over 1A Upperroom Christian (18.9) by 7
Lake Placid (35.8) over 2B Frostproof (33.4) by 2
Mater Academy (5.6) over 1A Miami Country Day (-2.4) by 8
Nature Coast Tech (6.8) over Hernando Chr. (-24.2) by 31
Orangewood Chr. (-7.0) over Brevard Christian (-10.6) by 4
Parkway Academy (35.5) over Doral Academy (-19.6) by 55
Paxon (49.8) over 2B Hamilton County (44.7) by 5
Pembroke Pines (31.0) over 2A Monarch (20.6) by 10
Providence (10.7) over Merritt Island Chr. (3.0) by 8
Space Coast (29.4) over Harmony (12.1) by 17
St. Andrew's (14.8) over Sheridan Hills Chr. (-33.7) by 49
St. Joseph (10.1) over Florida Deaf (-13.4) by 24
Temple Heights Chr. (2.9) over Providence Chr. (-12.4) by 15
Trinity Chr.-Deltona (-26.4) over Lake Mary Prep (-34.6) by 8
West Oaks Acad. (-12.4) over Central Florida Chr. (-32.5) by 20

Last Week's Forecast Record: 195-47, 80.6%

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