This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Is this a class assigment where you have to write your own sort routine? If so, then ignore the rest of my message. However, if you aren't required to write this routine, you should use Collections.sort() instead.