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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.

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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


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Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Wesleyan Picks Up Pair Of Impressive Wins

Class AA No. 1 Wesleyan beat Bacon County 9-1 and Calvary Day 10-8 in Macon Saturday at Mercer University. Amanda DeLaPerriere got the win versus Bacon County while Haley Geerup earned the win...

September 20, 2012 - 5:50am
Courtesy of GHSA
GPB Sports Blog

Mill Creek Races Into AAAAAA Top Spot

In the state's largest classification, the Walton Raiders moved up a couple spots after winning the Warpath Invitational in Canton, while former No. 1 Milton dropped after finishing behind the...

September 19, 2012 - 8:19am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

St. Pius X's Sprague Adds Another Title

Walton's Kenan Farmer won the boys individual race in the Warpath Invitational, while his team finished third overall behind Milton and North Hall. Kennesaw Mountain and Wheeler rounded out the top...

September 19, 2012 - 8:13am
Courtesy of GHSA
GPB Sports Blog

St. Pius X Perfect To Open Region Play

Class AAA No. 3 St. Pius X opened Area 5-AAA play by defeating No. 9 East Hall and Buford. Over the weekend, the Golden Lions hosted a play date and beat Starr's Mill, Class AA No. 2 Westminster and...

September 18, 2012 - 8:09am
Courtesy of Elisa Herring
GPB Sports Blog

Upsets Send Shockwaves Throughout Georgia

My, what a difference a weekend makes. Grayson and Walton will not finish undefeated in the regular season. The highest ranked squads in the state's largest classification looked very flawed in their...

September 17, 2012 - 8:08am