Contest Results for Daytona Pick'Em.

Discussion in 'Sports' started by rbroyles, Feb 28, 2012.

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  1. rbroyles

    rbroyles Chieftain

    Well this race has set a Pick'Em record for low scores, there will be many dropped ones from this one. Congrats to kptvol for winning the first 8thMaxim weekly contest.

    1. kptvol - 175
    2. Beechervol - 165
    3. rbroyles - 164
    4. ncmedicman - 155
    5. volfanbill - 149
    6. Volfanjo - 146
    7. 10SEVol - 139
    t. DownNDirty - 139
    9. Theonlyrooster - 138
    10. justingroves - 137
    11. hatvol - 133
    12. The Dooz - 128
    13. JayVol - 123
    14. MaconVol - 115
    t. Snakeonia - 115
    16. CitrusCo.vol - 106
    t. BadKarma - 106
    18. Cardinalvol - 89
    19. SetVol13 - 86
    20. NYYVol - 79
    21. VOLNBAMA - 59
    22. Steve C - 54

    Any disputes, please pm me before the next race.
     
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2012
  2. CardinalVol

    CardinalVol Uncultured, non-diverse mod

    Ha!

    Suck it yankeeboy!
     
  3. Volnbama

    Volnbama Contributor

    I'm the Danica Patrick of restrictor plate racing
     
  4. kptvol

    kptvol Super Moderator

    Victory lap. Vroooooooom.
     
  5. NYYVol

    NYYVol Super Moderator

    I'm in perfect position.
     
  6. rbroyles

    rbroyles Chieftain

    Those who scored below around 130-135 keep in mind you get to drop your lowest score, and that was approximately the level of scores that were dropped last year. Anyone who missed this race can still enter and be in contention for the overall win by dropping Daytona as a zero score. Next up - Phoenix, a totally different venue where some skill comes into play making your picks. Tip: Smoke gets in your eyes.
     
  7. fl0at_

    fl0at_ Humorless, asinine, joyless pr*ck

    Hee. Smoke. That's a racer's nickname.
     
  8. ncmedicman

    ncmedicman Member

    Earl Cadwards and Katt Menseth usually do well in Phoenix also.
     
  9. Snakeonia

    Snakeonia Active Member

    didn't know Carl added an extra "a" to his last name ncmedicman
     
  10. volfanbill

    volfanbill Active Member

    I think he just did that so you could grammatically say the name that way.
     
  11. rbroyles

    rbroyles Chieftain

    An audit of scores made while sober has turned up one error, MaconVol's score was five points too high. Sorry man, but you will most likely be dropping this score anyway.

    Thoughts and comments: two of you picked a driver who didn't make the race. Always check your picks against the final race lineup which I post. Exactly half (11) of you picked the last place finisher, David Ragan. Only three picked the winner, Matt Kenseth, only one picked him to win, yours truly. David Ragan and Tony Stewart were the most picked drivers with eleven choosing each.

    The highest possible score for this race is 245 points which would have been earned by making these picks in this order:
    Pole - Carl Edwards
    1. Kenseth
    2. Earnhardt, Jr. or Biffle or Hamlin
    3. Burton
    4. Menard
    5. Blaney
    6. T. Labonte
    In last years contest it normally took a score of around 200 to win, many times over 200, so, you can see this was a low average score race, which is not unusual for Daytona.
     
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2012
  12. ncmedicman

    ncmedicman Member

    Earl Cdwards looked Slovakian or something. We're talking NASCAR, not NHL. :)
     
  13. CardinalVol

    CardinalVol Uncultured, non-diverse mod

    I think I should get bonus points for picking montoya and him having the accuracy to hit the tanker.
     
  14. rbroyles

    rbroyles Chieftain

    If you had called for him to hit the jet dryer in advance, you would have deserved bonus points.
     

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