2004 JOE PINKOS' PLAYOFF FORECAST: WEEK 2

After an impressive 82-13 (86.3%) in the first week of the playoffs, Joe Pinkos is at it again this week, giving the most accurate forecast you'll find anywhere.

All game forecasts below appear in bracket order. 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 (Regional Semifinals)
Region 1

Edgewater (80.0) over Mandarin (65.6) by 14
Apopka (79.2) over Sandalwood (76.0) by 3

Region 2
Deerfield Beach (82.9) over Palm Beach Lakes (75.5) by 7
Ely (85.8) over Palm Beach Gardens (71.5) by 14

Region 3
Carol City (85.3) over Northwestern (75.7) by 10
Miami Central (76.9) over Boyd Anderson (74.4) by 3

Region 4
Killian (86.4) over Goleman (65.1) by 21
Hialeah Miami Lakes (84.5) over South Dade (76.6) by 8

CLASS 5A (Regional Semifinals)
Region 1

Mainland (80.6) over Niceville (75.0) by 6
Fletcher (75.4) over Spruce Creek (74.9) by 1

Region 2
Lakeland (90.1) over Palm Bay (78.0) by 12
Hillsborough (87.1) over Melbourne (79.9) by 7

Region 3
Sarasota (86.3) over Gibbs (65.2) by 21
Sarasota Riverview (85.7) over Boca Ciega (65.9) by 20

Region 4
William T. Dwyer (81.7) over Hollywood Hills (81.2) by 1
St. Thomas Aquinas (82.3) over Edison (78.5) by 4

CLASS 4A (Regional Semifinals)
Region 1

Lincoln (80.9) over Pensacola (74.4) by 7
Leon (69.3) over Fort Walton Beach (67.9) by 1

Region 2
Lake Gibson (85.2) over Springstead (67.8) by 17
Auburndale (77.0) over East Ridge (71.9) by 5

Region 3
Armwood (102.0) over Mariner (67.6) by 34
Fort Myers (74.0) over Middleton (62.9) by 11

Region 4
Booker T. Washington (89.9) over Astronaut (79.3) by 11
Merritt Island (82.7) over Jupiter (79.5) by 3

CLASS 3A (Regional Semifinals)
Region 1

Bolles (94.2) over Bay (72.8) by 21
Andrew Jackson (67.4) over Godby (64.3) by 3
Region 2
Nease (84.9) over Citrus (40.7) by 44
St. Augustine (68.1) over Santa Fe (64.2) by 4

Region 3
Southeast (78.1) over Jesuit (67.3) by 11
Jefferson (82.0) over Palmetto (67.6) by 14

Region 4
Rockledge (83.6) over Glades Central (73.2) by 10
Kathleen (83.1) over Monsignor Pace (79.4) by 4

CLASS 2A (Regional Finals)
Region 1

Madison County (85.0) over Wakulla (64.4) by 21

Region 2
Tavares (70.6) over Bradford (56.7) by 14

Region 3
Immokalee (82.2) over Dunbar (68.2) by 14

Region 4
Chaminade (92.3) over American Heritage-Plantation (78.4) by 14

CLASS 2B (Regional Finals)
Region 1

Walton (51.0) over Pensacola Catholic (45.4) by 6

Region 2
Union County (70.3) over Dixie County (55.9) by 14

Region 3
St. Pete Catholic (66.7) over Clearwater Central Catholic (59.3) by 7

Region 4
Pahokee (72.6) over Marathon (54.2) by 18

CLASS 1A (Regional Semifinals)
Region 1 (Rural)

Vernon (52.9) over Jefferson County (43.4) by 10
Blountstown (69.9) over Hilliard (54.1) by 16

Region 2 (Urban)
Trinity Catholic (66.3) over North Florida Christian (63.8) by 3
Trinity Christian (59.6) over P.K. Yonge (47.1) by 13

Region 3
Fort Meade (72.5) over Evangelical Christian (36.3) by 36
Evangel Christian (61.6) over Berkeley Prep (60.2) by 1

Region 4
Hollywood Christian (62.9) over Glades Day (58.9) by 4
King's Academy (63.3) over Florida Christian (42.4) by 21

Last Week's Playoff Forecast Record: 82-13, 86.3%

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