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Currently managing editor at Score Atlanta, Stephen Black has covered anything and everything in Georgia sports. Black has written about high school sports for Score, the Atlanta Journal Constitution and Marietta Daily Journal as well as helping to produce the official GHSA programs for multiple sports. A native of Marietta currently living in Atlanta, Black has enjoyed Georgia high school sports for nearly 30 years.

Archive News Articles

The GHSF Daily/AJC Week 4 Rankings

All five classifications saw major changes this week as several ranked teams fell on Friday night. In Class A, Wesleyan moved up to No. 2 after Wilcox Co. fell to Clinch Co., who moved up to No. 3....

September 13, 2010 - 7:23am

Friday Night Roundup

In Cobb County action, North Cobb won their second game in a row while Hillgrove continued their undefeated season with a win over North Forsyth. Class AAA No. 5 Carrollton dominated Centennial while...

September 10, 2010 - 8:38pm

This Weekend's Games to Watch: Week 3

These 10 games feature some of the best matchups in the state this weekend. Georgia commitment Nick Marshall leads Class A No. 2 Wilcox County in a huge game at No. 4 Clinch County. Buford will look...

September 9, 2010 - 4:33pm

The GHSF Daily/AJC Week 3 Rankings

Georgia's largest classification flexed its muslce this past Friday when Camden Co. and North Gwinnett upheld the honor of the state with victories over high-powered out-of-state programs. The...

September 6, 2010 - 12:42pm

Friday Night Roundup

Carver, Columbus 14, Buford 0: Another huge day from star running back Isaiah Crowell paced the Tigers, who ran for 184 yards on 20 carries. Among them was a 90-yard scamper two put the Tigers up two...

September 4, 2010 - 8:25am


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Jason Mussell
GPB Sports Blog

Class AAAA Basketball Championship Preview

GIRLS Columbia – 26-3, Region 6 Columbia looks to win a third state title in four years and has shown to be a back to championship form all season, but had to tread through adversity in their...

March 7, 2013 - 6:24am
Courtesy of Jason Mussell
GPB Sports Blog

Eagle's Landing, Hillgrove Break Through

Junior Kyle Castlin led Hillgrove to what some were calling an upset of perennial-power Wheeler Saturday at Georgia Tech. Castlin scored 20 to help the Hawks clinch their first-ever trip to the...

March 5, 2013 - 4:54am
Courtesy of Ty Freeman
GPB Sports Blog

St. Pius X Girls Headed To Class AAA Finals

The St. Pius X girls defeated Chapel Hill and will return to the finals for the first time since the state championship season of 2007. Meanwhile, the Buford boys fell to Savannah and will not get a...

March 3, 2013 - 6:28am
Courtesy of Ty Freeman
GPB Sports Blog

Cobb Powers Looking For 6A Hardware

Class AAAAAA Coach Jesse McMillan’s team is back. His Norcross Blue Devils won the 2011 state title with an upset of Milton and won three straight state titles from 2006-2008. This year’s edition has...

March 1, 2013 - 7:27am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Defending Champs Face Talented Challengers

While Pope is looking to “three-peat,” Archer is trying to win the first traditional title in school history. The Tigers won their first wrestling state championship ever last month in the duals, but...

February 15, 2013 - 10:43am