This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates 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.