Skip to main content


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

Wheeler, Norcross Impressive In Latest Wins

Both boys and girls quarterfinals were contested Wednesday around the state. Some of the highlights included the North Cobb boys upsetting No. 1 Tift County in Tifton while Norcross rolled to another...

February 28, 2013 - 8:11am

Archer Tops Pope In Huge Wrestling Showdown

Class AAAAAA No. 1 Archer may have convinced the state it is the top wrestling team regardless of classification with a 34-29 win over host Pope Saturday. The Tigers forfeited the final two matches...

January 30, 2013 - 4:20am

Westminster Triumphs At Metro Swim Meet

Westminster swept the 43rd Metro Swimming and Diving Championships over the weekend in Buckhead. The host Wildcats won the boys meet with 180 points and the girls meet with 233. Marist came in second...

January 29, 2013 - 9:14am

Four Georgia Teams Win At Hilton Invitational

Norcross High School hosted the Hilton Invitational Saturday, where seven Georgia boys teams competed in six games, all but one against out-of-state foes. Carver (Ala.) 48, North Cobb 38: Carver...

January 27, 2013 - 6:30pm

Wesleyan Tops Buford

In a battle of top-ranked girls teams, Wesleyan held off host Buford 44-40 for its second win over the Wolves this season. Wesleyan, ranked No. 1 in Class AA, never trailed in the second half despite...

January 27, 2013 - 5:28pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Kennesaw Mountain
GPB Sports Blog

Buford, KMHS Softball Teams Rolling Along

Buford and Kennesaw Mountain are sitting in the proverbial "catbird seat" right now in the world of high school softball. Each team is ranked No. 1 in its respective classification (AAA for the...

October 12, 2012 - 6:43am
Courtesy of GHSA
GPB Sports Blog

Sandy Creek Celebrates Volleyball Seniors

Class AAAA No. 2 Sandy Creek beat both East Coweta and Columbus last week during the Patriots' Senior Night celebration. Tennessee-Chattanooga commitment Allie Davenport has set school records for...

October 11, 2012 - 7:31am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Walton Harriers Sweep Cobb Championships

Walton won the boys meet at the Cobb County championships in Acworth, and moved up to No. 4 in Class AAAAAA as a result. The Raiders switched places with Marietta, which took Walton's old spot at No...

October 10, 2012 - 7:59am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Lassiter's Ainslie Proving Unbeatable

Walton swept the Cobb County Championships in Acworth Saturday by winning both the boys and girls meets. The Raiders edged Marietta in the boys race while the Lady Raiders overwhelmed the rest of the...

October 10, 2012 - 7:57am
Courtesy of Mary Beth Dever
GPB Sports Blog

Marist, Buford Win Region Softball Titles

Marist won the Region 6-AAAA softball tournament with shutouts against Chamblee (13-0) and twice against Redan (12-0, 13-0). Junior second baseman Kendall Chadwick homered in all three games for the...

October 9, 2012 - 8:09am