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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

Weekend Preview - Around the State

In an interesting South Georgia tilt tonight, Class AAAAA power Lowndes will host Class AAA No. 5 Burke County. The two squads played early last season when the Vikings romped 36-0. The Bears...

September 16, 2011 - 12:30pm

UGA Hosts a Bevy of Recruits

Hoops prospects Brandon Morris, Brandon Watkins, Desmond Ringer, Eric Wortham, A.J. Davis, Harold Givens, Isaiah Dennis, and several 2014 and 2015 prospects will be in Athens this weekend visiting...

September 10, 2011 - 2:25pm

Colquitt Co. Stages Miracle Comeback Win

Colquitt County trailed Madison County (Fla.) by nine points with just 1:51 left in the game, but found a way to win. Quarterbacks Cole Segraves and Daniel Mobley led the host Packers on an 88-yard...

August 28, 2011 - 12:55am

Kell Classic: Lassiter Upsets Brookwood

Lassiter upset defending state champion Brookwood today 14-6 in the Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic at the Georgia Dome. The Trojans trailed 6-0 at the half after the Broncos scored in the second on a...

August 20, 2011 - 1:38pm

Kell Classic: Grayson Defeats Kell in Opener

Grayson won a defensive duel 7-0 over Kell at the Georgia Dome in the opening game of the Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic. A muffed punt by Longhorns WR/DB Julian Burris gave the Rams the ball at the...

August 20, 2011 - 11:01am


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Jefferson Takes Spartan Slam

Class AA No. 1 Jefferson won the Spartan Slam at West Hall. Flowery Branch came in second and Dawson County took third. … Class AAAAAA No. 1 Collins Hill edged host Class AAAA No. 1 Alexander 37-35...

November 21, 2012 - 6:56pm
Courtesy of Perry McIntyre
GPB Sports Blog

Lambert, Wesleyan Sweep Swim Meets

Lambert swept the Cherokee/Forsyth Relay Meet Saturday as the girls team scored 442 points and the boys totaled 450 in a meet that featured 10 squads from both counties. The Longhorns boys easily...

November 20, 2012 - 8:09am
Courtesy of Jay Turner
GPB Sports Blog

Gwinnett Cements Football Reputation

Gwinnett’s 9-2 night Friday night was impressive on many levels. The county did not boast a bunch of No. 1 seeds (only two, in fact) but its teams won games anyway. While Cobb, Fulton and DeKalb have...

November 19, 2012 - 8:12am
Courtesy of Mary Beth Dever
GPB Sports Blog

Intriguing Matchups Highlight First Round

Carrollton was a power in Class AAA the past few seasons, but now ventures into the mix in the Class AAAA postseason. In its first AAAA playoff game, the Trojans face a familiar team in Stephens...

November 16, 2012 - 3:47am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Georgia Wrestlers Honored In Offseason

At the Super 32 in Greensboro, N.C., on Oct. 20 and 21, two Georgia wrestlers made national names for themselves. Collins Hill juniors Ryan Milhof and Sean Russell faced off in the finals of the 113-...

November 14, 2012 - 8:06am