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Mark Harmon, has been covering the Georgia and Atlanta sports scene since arriving in Atlanta in 1992. Since that day in November and was lucky enough to cover all kinds of major events from the preps to the pros including:

The Olympics, 3 World Series, 3 Super Bowls, 17 Masters, 2 PGA Championships, the Daytona 500 and all the great races at the Atlanta Motor Speedway, along with the MLB, NBA, and NHL All Star Games and playoffs. He has covered the University of Georgia, Georgia Tech, Georgia State and Kennesaw State athletics along with all the great high school sports the state of Georgia has to offer including the GHSA championships in football, basketball, and cheerleading. Mark won a record eight Associated Press first place awards for best sportscast in Georgia along with the 2013 Emmy for hosting the All Access Pass Pregame Show on GPB.

Mark joined the GPB Sports team in 2010 and has been the sports director since 2012. In 2010, he was one of the hosts of GPB Sports half hour Sports Central Show and has been the host of Football Fridays in Georgia since day one. It has been a lot of fun to see how GPB Sports has grown and improved its coverage each year, constantly striving to bring our viewers the top games, with the best players, and the most innovative coaches from around the state of Georgia. It all culminates in the GHSA state football championships at the Georgia Dome, which is a terrific two-day football fiesta of tackles, touchdowns, and trophy presentations. Mark was also been the host for the GHSA Basketball Championships which are held in March. GPB Sports has also worked with the Georgia State Golf Association producing a one-hour special on the 2014 Georgia State Amateur on which he reported and hosted.

Archive News Articles

College Football signing day

It's National Signing Day 2015

Today is the day that all high school athletes dream about. Today, all over the state of Georgia and the country for that matter, high school players are signing letters of intent to play...

February 4, 2015 - 4:01pm

Recent Blog Posts

GPB Sports Blog

The End Of The Regular Season

I really can’t believe that this week is the final week of the regular season.  I guess when you are having fun time really flies, but has it actually been 3 months since we kicked off...

November 4, 2015 - 8:28pm
GPB Sports Blog

Two Weeks To Go

As I look at the calendar I see that this is the second to last week of the regular GHSA football season.  My brain says, the playoffs are close at hand, but my heart says, “where did the...

October 28, 2015 - 12:40pm
GPB Sports Blog

Just Three Weeks Left

It’s hard to believe that there is just three weeks left in the regular season.  Where did  the time go?   I can’t believe it is almost time for the playoffs to begin...

October 21, 2015 - 3:45pm
GPB Sports Blog

Heading South

GPB Sports is hitting the road this week and heading down I-75 to Moultrie, Georgia for our Football Fridays in Georgia broadcast as the undefeated, top ranked, and defending champion Colquitt County...

October 14, 2015 - 10:52am
GPB Sports Blog

2 Huge Weeks, 2 Big Games

GPB Sports is busy bringing you the best high school football coverage in the known galaxy, and these next two weeks will be very special.This Friday, October 9th,  the GPB Sports team rolls in...

October 7, 2015 - 11:03am

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