2004 JOE PINKOS' FORECAST: Week 10

No matter how many people attempt to do this, they simply cannot match the success that Joe Pinkos continues to have when picking games. With an amazing (193-48, 80.1%) mark last week, it's easy to see why many are in awe of what Joe can do. Here are this week's selection.

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 (70.5) over 5A Oak Ridge (53.6) by 17
Carol City (81.5) over American (71.0) by 11
Coconut Crk. (71.1) over 2A Archb. McCarthy (41.0) by 30
Columbus (75.1) over Homestead (64.0) by 11
Coral Springs (54.7) over 5A South Broward (40.8) by 14
Cypress Bay (60.4) over 5A McArthur (38.4) by 22
Cypress Crk. (54.6) over 5A Freedom-Orlando (41.1) by 14
Deerfield Beach (82.9) over Boyd Anderson (56.7) by 26
Douglas (68.4) over Piper (43.0) by 25
Dr. Phillips (36.7) over 5A Pine Ridge (32.3) by 4
Edgewater (71.8) over Boone (57.9) by 14
Ely (80.2) over 5A Dillard (78.8) by 1
Evans (60.7) over 3A Jones (50.1) by 11
Gateway (52.1) over 4A Poinciana (32.3) by 20
Goleman (61.2) over Southwest Miami (29.4) by 32
Hialeah (57.3) over North Miami (55.0) by 2
Hialeah Miami Lakes (76.2) over Dr. Krop (65.0) by 11
John I. Leonard (51.6) over Wellington (49.8) by 2
Killian (74.5) over Coral Reef (58.6) by 16
Lake Brantley (78.1) over 5A Lake Howell (37.3) by 41
Miami High (64.1) over Miami Springs (45.6) by 19
Miami Palmetto (66.9) over 5A Miami Beach (51.1) by 16
North Miami Beach (73.4) over 5A Norland (70.5) by 3
Northwestern (75.7) over 5A Miami Jackson (71.7) by 4
Olympia (65.3) over 5A St. Cloud (56.5) by 9
Oviedo (51.0) over Winter Park (49.4) by 2
P.B. Gardens (74.2) over Palm Bch. Central (38.2) by 36
Palm Beach Lakes (73.5) over Santaluces (39.7) by 34
Plantation (78.2) over Taravella (45.1) by 33
Royal Palm Bch. (50.8) over Olympic Heights (44.9) by 6
Sandalwood (60.1) over 3A Ribault (36.7) by 23
South Dade (80.3) over South Miami (55.3) by 25
Southridge (54.9) over Braddock (28.7) by 26
Sunset (43.8) over Coral Park (34.9) by 9
Varela (59.7) over Coral Gables (57.2) by 3
Vero Beach (70.8) over 4A Port St. Lucie (14.5) by 56
West Orange (64.6) over Colonial (37.3) by 27
Western (69.2) over 5A Cooper City (59.8) by 9

CLASS 5A
Atlantic-Delray Bch. (72.2) over 4A Boca Raton (51.5) by 21
Barron Collier (72.7) over 2A Clewiston (63.8) by 9
Bloomingdale (58.4) over Ind. Newsome (46.2) by 12
Boca Ciega (61.4) over 3A Lakewood (60.9) by 1
Boynton Beach (62.9) over Fort Pierce Central (55.3) by 8
Buchholz (63.1) over 4A Gainesville (61.0) by 2
Cape Coral (61.6) over 4A North Fort Myers (53.3) by 8
Chamberlain (74.7) over East Bay (72.7) by 2
Deltona (33.0) over 2B Taylor-Pierson (28.7) by 4
Ed White (65.1) over 6A Mandarin (62.1) by 3
Englewood (47.0) over 2B Episcopal (21.8) by 25
Everglades (54.8) over 6A South Plantation (50.5) by 4
Flagler Palm Coast (59.1) over 3A Menendez (40.5) by 19
Fletcher (85.6) over 3A Andrew Jackson (59.7) by 26
Gaither (59.5) over 4A Leto (44.9) by 15
Gibbs (54.3) over 4A Dunedin (49.0) by 5
Gulf Coast (67.8) over 4A Estero (18.5) by 49
Hollywood Hills (82.4) over 6A Miramar (61.4) by 21
Kiss. Osceola (49.8) over 2B Lk. Highland Prep (29.6) by 20
Lakeland (90.1) over 3A Kathleen (81.1) by 9
Lely (68.4) over 4A Port Charlotte (48.2) by 20
Lyman (63.6) over 6A Sanford Seminole (62.3) by 1
Manatee (69.3) over 4A Bayshore (66.8) by 3
Melbourne (74.4) over 4A Titusville (59.7) by 15
Naples (89.1) over 4A Cypress Lake (41.6) by 48
New Smyrna Beach (55.8) over 6A DeLand (52.1) by 4
Niceville (72.3) over 4A Escambia (45.2) by 27
Northeast-Oakland Park (62.7) over 4A Nova (50.2) by 13
Riverview (65.1) over 4A Blake (55.8) by 9
Sarasota (79.5) over 3A Booker (70.5) by 9
Sickles (47.8) over 4A Alonso (45.5) by 2
South Fork (54.1) over 4A Okeechobee (33.2) by 21
Spruce Creek (72.2) over 3A Atlantic-Port Orange (42.0) by 30
St. Petersburg (49.8) over Palm Harbor Univ. (38.8) by 11
St. Thomas Aquinas (82.0) over 3A Hallandale (47.3) by 35
Stranahan (67.8) over 4A Fort Lauderdale (50.8) by 17
Timber Creek (56.4) over 6A University (50.0) by 6
William T. Dwyer (84.8) over 4A Jupiter (77.9) by 7
Winter Springs (69.1) over 6A Lake Mary (53.2) by 16
Wolfson (73.8) over 3A Forrest (57.0) by 17

CLASS 4A
Armwood (102.6) over 5A Brandon (60.3) by 40
Astronaut (73.7) over 5A Eau Gallie (57.8) by 16
Auburndale (77.3) over 3A Celebration (11.1) by 66
Belleview (69.5) over Winter Haven (45.8) by 24
Booker T. Washington (87.1) over 5A Edison (84.0) by 3
Centennial (67.5) over 2B John Carroll (64.3) by 3
Central-Brooksville (46.4) over 3A Hernando (26.6) by 20
Charlotte (72.3) over 5A Venice (68.9) by 3
Chiles (32.0) over 2A Marianna (12.7) by 19
Columbia (66.1) over 3A North Marion (39.9) by 26
Countryside (66.6) over 5A East Lake (60.5) by 6
Dixie Hollins (62.1) over 5A Pinellas Park (38.9) by 23
East Ridge (64.1) over 2A Bishop Moore (54.2) by 10
Eastside (66.7) over 2B Dixie County (56.9) by 10
Fort Walton Beach (66.9) over 3A Navarre (55.0) by 12
George Jenkins (61.9) over 5A Plant City (59.7) by 2
Lake Gibson (75.2) over 5A Lakewood Ranch (53.0) by 22
Largo (57.3) over 5A Clearwater (49.1) by 8
Leesburg (42.8) over 2B Wildwood (38.9) by 4
Leon (68.2) over 3A Rickards (61.0) by 7
Lincoln (69.4) over 3A Godby (68.8) by 1
Mariner (59.5) over 3A Riverdale (47.5) by 12
Merritt Island (77.6) over 5A Palm Bay (71.8) by 6
Middleton (66.8) over 5A Durant (66.3) by 1
Mitchell (57.7) over 3A Wesley Chapel (54.1) by 4
Ocala Forest (59.7) over 2A Eustis (36.6) by 23
Pace (57.5) over Crestview (54.7) by 3
Pensacola (67.4) over 3A East Gadsden (52.0) by 15
P'cola Washington (61.5) over 3A Pine Forest (48.3) by 13
Plant (63.5) over 3A Robinson (62.6) by 1
Rutherford (62.7) over 5A Mosley (56.9) by 6
Sebastian River (56.0) over 5A Martin County (53.4) by 3
Springstead (52.1) over 2B Clearwater C.C. (51.6) by 1
Tarpon Springs (50.5) over 5A Northeast-St. Pete (47.9) by 5
Tate (53.0) over 3A Woodham (47.9) by 5
Vanguard (43.7) over 3A Dunnellon (36.0) by 8

CLASS 3A
Baker County (57.1) over Fernandina Beach (46.4) by 11
Bartow (71.8) over 4A Lake Region (39.6) by 32
Bolles (94.9) over Clay (65.3) by 30
Cardinal Gibbons (50.2) over 6A Flanagan (44.4) by 6
Cocoa (71.2) over 4A Bayside (55.5) by 16
First Coast (54.4) over Stanton Prep (8.5) by 46
Fleming Island (52.1) over 5A Orange Park (47.1) by 5
Forest Hill (20.6) over Ind. St. Andrew's (13.2) by 7
Freedom-Tampa (50.4) over 5A Wharton (41.3) by 9
Gulf Breeze (62.1) over 2B Pensacola Catholic (47.6) by 15
Hudson (59.7) over 4A Land O' Lakes (56.3) by 3
Jefferson (82.8) over 5A Hillsborough (75.4) by 7
Jesuit (67.3) over 2B Tampa Catholic (11.2) by 56
Key West (76.9) over 4A Fort Myers (71.1) by 6
Lake Wales (60.8) over 4A Haines City (39.0) by 22
Lecanto (37.4) over Gulf (33.4) by 4
Milton (54.7) over 1A Jay (40.8) by 14
Monsignor Pace (77.5) over 6A Miami Central (76.3) by 1
Nease (84.9) over Middleburg (25.7) by 59
North Port (41.3) over 1A Evangelical Chr. (38.0) by 3
Palatka (39.3) over Gulf Shores Academy TX (38.8) by 1
Palmetto (71.7) over Lemon Bay (37.3) by 34
Pasco (54.7) over 4A River Ridge (31.3) by 23
Raines (65.3) over 5A Terry Parker (16.6) by 49
Robert E. Lee (65.5) over 5A Bartram Trail (58.2) by 7
Rockledge (83.6) over 4A Satellite (53.1) by 31
Santa Fe (57.4) over 2B Fort White (34.4) by 23
Sebring (51.2) over 2A Avon Park (46.9) by 4
Seminole Osceola (71.1) over 5A Seminole (53.7) by 17
South Sumter (71.6) over 4A South Lake (37.8) by 34
Southeast (80.1) over 5A Sarasota Riverview (74.3) by 6
St. Augustine (85.5) over Ridgeview (56.8) by 29
Suncoast (63.3) over Westwood (49.8) by 14
Suwannee (66.7) over 2B Hamilton County (49.3) by 17
Tampa Bay Tech (44.0) over 5A King (30.8) by 9
West Boca Raton (37.1) over 6A Spanish River (16.5) by 21
West Port (47.8) over Crystal River (26.4) by 21
Zephyrhills (29.5) over 4A Ridgewood (25.4) by 4

CLASS 2A
American Heritage-Plntn. (76.8) over Immokalee (72.1) by 5
Arnold (34.6) over 1A Wewahitchka (17.2) by 17
Belen Jesuit (63.7) over 1A Hollywood Christian (62.6) by 1
Bradford (56.8) over 3A Bishop Kenny (32.9) by 24
Cardinal Newman (59.7) over 4A Park Vista (12.4) by 47
Chaminade (90.9) over 5A Mainland (85.7) by 5
Dunbar (65.0) over 4A Lehigh (54.0) by 11
Gulliver Prep (62.1) over 2B Archbishop Curley (45.0) by 17
Hardee (74.8) over 3A DeSoto (62.4) by 12
Keystone Heights (55.2) over Mount Dora (38.4) by 17
LaBelle (64.4) over Ind. Lake Placid (27.6) by 37
Madison County (87.0) over 3A Seabreeze (55.2) by 32
Mulberry (34.5) over Jensen Beach (18.0) by 17
Pope John Paul II (53.4) over 6A Lake Worth (39.3) by 14
Tavares (67.0) over 4A Lake Weir (25.9) by 41
Taylor County (49.1) over 1A Jefferson County (42.2) by 7
Umatilla (53.6) over 3A Citrus (42.0) by 12
Wakulla (64.6) over 1A West Gadsden (34.3) by 30
West Nassau (56.2) over 1A Hilliard (47.8) by 8

CLASS 2B
Cardinal Mooney (46.9) over 2A Bishop Verot (46.4) by 1
Chipley (36.8) over Northview (7.3) by 30
Coral Spg. Charter (28.8) over Ind. Pembroke Pines (27.4) by 1
Florida High (49.9) over 1A Port St. Joe (42.8) by 7
Marathon (51.7) over 1A Amer. Heritage-Delray (35.1) by 17
Newberry (49.5) over 1A P.K. Yonge (39.9) by 10
N. Broward Prep (44.5) over 1A Westminster Chr. (21.4) by 23
Pahokee (72.9) over 3A Glades Central (71.5) by 1
Pompano Beach (49.6) over 2A Monarch (28.1) by 22
Ransom (35.6) over 1A Palmer Trinity (10.4) by 25
St. Pete Catholic (62.6) over Crescent City (35.5) by 27
Union County (72.3) over 1A University Christian (45.7) by 27
Westminster Academy (36.3) over 2A Pine Crest (25.6) by 11
Williston (56.3) over 1A Chiefland (39.8) by 17

CLASS 1A
Baker (35.6) over Freeport (32.5) by 3
Benjamin (25.1) over 2B Inlet Grove (9.2) by 16
Berkeley Prep (59.2) over Bronson (9.0) by 50
Blountstown (60.8) over Cottondale (38.7) by 22
Branford (35.9) over 2A Interlachen (34.7) by 1
Coral Spg. Chr. (12.0) over Ind. Mater Academy (-1.8) by 14
Evangel Christian (61.6) over Trinity Christian (54.2) by 7
First Academy (34.5) over Ind. Orangewood Chr. (-7.9) by 42
Florida Chr. (41.1) over 2B Archbishop Carroll (20.9) by 20
Fort Meade (63.7) over 2B Frostproof (39.3) by 24
Glades Day (55.3) over Ind. Harmony (11.6) by 44
Hawthorne (36.5) over Arlington Country Day (32.6) by 4
Highlands Chr. (11.2) over Ind. Sheridan Hills Chr. (-31.2) by 42
Holy Trinity (43.1) over 2B Melbourne C.C. (21.3) by 22
Indian Rocks Chr. (13.3) over Ind. Calvary-Clrwtr. (-1.7) by 15
Keswick Christian (29.9) over Santa Fe Catholic (10.5) by 19
King's Acad. (57.8) over Admiral Farragut (26.2) by 32
Liberty County (27.6) over Munroe Day (27.1) by 1
Master's Acad. (5.9) over Ind. Brevard Chr. (-9.5) by 15
Miami Country Day (-0.6) over Boca Raton Chr. (-26.0) by 25
Northside Chr. (25.9) over St. John Lutheran (21.2) by 5
Shorecrest Prep (16.2) over 2B Trinity Prep (-7.3) by 24
Sneads (28.2) over Carrabelle (-7.6) by 36
South Walton (25.7) over Apalachicola (4.6) by 21
St. Edward's (36.9) over Moore Haven (18.2) by 19
St. John Neumann (24.9) over Ind. LaSalle (16.9) by 8
Trinity Catholic (61.0) over Lafayette (35.2) by 26
Vernon (55.9) over 2B Holmes County (28.7) by 27
Warner Christian (40.2) over 2A Cocoa Beach (32.8) by 7
Zion Lutheran (14.7) over Ind. Zion Christian (-23.3) by 38

Independents
All Saints Acad. (-2.3) over Temple Heights Chr. (-2.9) by 1
Bell (9.6) over 1A Aucilla Christian (-4.8) by 14
Cambridge (7.9) over 1A Jupiter Christian (-4.7) by 13
Florida Air Acad. (19.2) over Trinity Chr.-Deltona (-20.2) by 39
Golden Gate (23.7) over 1A MacArthur North (6.3) by 17
Hernando Christian (-36.3) over Ocala Christian (-41.7) by 5
Landmark Chr. (19.3) over Eastland Chr. (-38.4) by 58
Northwest Christian (-10.5) over Doral Academy (-26.4) by 16
Palmetto Ridge (22.6) over 2B Coral Shores (20.2) by 2
Parkway Acad. (39.9) over 1A Upperroom Chr. (29.9) by 10
Paxon (46.4) over 1A Baldwin (23.4) by 23
Providence (27.2) over 1A Dade Christian (6.9) by 20
Providence Chr, (-5.9) over Calvary Chr.-W.G. (-22.6) by 17
Space Coast (34.5) over Potter's House (18.6) by 16
St. Joseph (12.1) over Merritt Island Christian (3.0) by 9
The Villages (13.6) over Nature Coast Tech (13.1) by 1

Last Week's Forecast Record: 193-48, 80.1%

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