CUM HOLIDAY/PLAYOFF PREDICTION STANDINGS - LAST 5 YEARS
THRU 2008 BASKETBALL
FOOT- BSKT BASE ALL
BALL BALL BALL   SPTS
  # AVG RANK # AVG RANK # AVG RANK # AVG RANK
Baker, John 3 73.77 15 3 47.92 6
Beeswauert, Dick 5 74.45 17
Carman, Brett 3 33.85 4 4 40.83 5
Carman, Nolie
Coates, Andrew 4 67.95 15 3 20.34 3 5 80.51 13 12 56.27 7
Cummings, Deb 5 84.36 19    
Davis, Jerry 3 59.02 11    
Hamilton, Gerry 5 38.82 6 4 64.80 12 5 34.63 3 14 46.08 5
Hammerstrom, Dick 5 33.88 5 5 35.64 6 5 26.54 2 15 32.02 2
Henning, Jim 5 41.48 8 5 61.18 10    
Hensley, Phil 5 26.59 2 5 45.49 8 4 25.69 1 14 32.59 3
Higgins, Rick 5 37.38 7    
Koller, Bob 4 44.31 9 4 62.55 11 4 49.74 7 12 52.20 6
Lang, Randy 4 66.09 14 4 79.56 16 5 57.91 10 13 67.85 10
Manzey, Al 4 56.37 11 5 67.41 13 4 75.37 12 13 66.38 9
Moore, Tim 3 64.07 13    
Scholl, Bob 5 56.45 12 4 26.01 4    
Slagle, Jim Ohio 5 32.83 3 5 32.34 5 5 35.70 4 15 33.62 4
Slagle, Nelson 5 21.70 1 5 15.21 1 5 51.67 8 15 29.53 1
Stanley, Bob 5 38.94 7 4 48.96 9    
Syrenglas, Andy 3 68.94 16    
Thomas, Bob 5 54.78 10 4 69.58 14 5 56.98 9 14 60.45 8
Vasquez, Blake 3 79.02 18 3 16.67 2    
Visser, Martin     4 79.76 17    
COLUMN HEADINGS:  The number under each # column is the number of seasons predicting that sport.
The number under each "AVG" column is the average percentage placing in sport indicated for years
predicting.  The number under the "RANK column is the rank of those predictors predicting at least 3
times. You only receive an "ALL SPORTS"  average if you predicted each sport at least 3 times. 
The average % is derived from your average placing.  If you beat 80% of the predictors on the
average, your average % placing would be 20.00.  Only listed predictors that predicted one of three
sports at least 3 times in last 5 years.
                        NELSON SLAGLE LEADING HOLIDAY PREDICTOR LAST 5 YEARS
      In the last five years of 'Holiday' predictions', Nelson Slagle leads Dick Hammerstom by
2.5% as noted above.  Holiday predictions include College Bowl/NFL playoff for football, NCAA/NBA
playoffs in basketball and baseball playoffs and World Series. 
     Nelson leads in football and basketball predictions and Phil Hensley leads in baseball predictions.
     Only 10 predictors have predicted all three sports at least 3 of last 5 years.  
     Dick Hammerstrom, Jim Slagle and Nelson Slagle are the only predictors to pick all 15 predictions 
the last five years.