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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 GHSA
GPB Sports Blog

Brookwood Girls Top Final Cross Country Poll

At the cross country championships in Carrollton on Saturday, the season ended with 12 state titles decided. In Class AAAAAA, Mill Creek brought the boys trophy back to Gwinnett yet again while...

November 13, 2012 - 9:01am
Courtesy of John Weatherford/River Oak Photography
GPB Sports Blog

Early Swim Meets Produce State Qualifiers

Class AA power Westminster hosted Mill Creek from the state’s largest classification Tuesday in one of the state’s first competitive swimming and diving meets with the visiting Hawks taking victories...

November 13, 2012 - 8:57am
Courtesy of Terance Johnson
GPB Sports Blog

Tough Playoff Openers For Region Champs

One four-seed vs one-seed game that really jumps off the page at you in Class AAAAAA is Colquitt County, owners of an upset win over Camden County Friday night, traveling to McEachern for a first-...

November 12, 2012 - 8:48am
Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Comets Meet Panthers On GPB-TV

They say success lives in Gwinnett County. And in the world of high school sports, that is especially true. The two Class AAAAAA regions made up predominantly of Gwinnett programs are like the...

November 8, 2012 - 8:51pm
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Walton Moves Up In Cross Country Poll

No. 1 Athens Academy won the Class A private schools state championship at First Presbyterian. Meanwhile, Georgia Military won the public school championship and entered the poll at No. 10. Behind No...

November 7, 2012 - 7:44am