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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

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 Elisa Herring
GPB Sports Blog

Centennial Hosts Etowah On GPB-TV Tonight

A new era of Centennial football kicked off last week as Jeff Carlberg roamed the sidelines in his first official game as Knights head coach. The former Alpharetta defensive coordinator brought with...

September 7, 2012 - 6:09am
Courtesy of Elisa Herring
GPB Sports Blog

Battle For I-75 Yields Big Numbers

Walton's Tyren Jones had his second 300-yard game in row against McEachern in tallying 332 yards and four touchdowns on 47 carries. His touchdowns came on runs of 67, 1, 16 and 32 yards. ......

September 6, 2012 - 7:27am
Courtesy of Tami McQueen
GPB Sports Blog

Milton, McIntosh Top Cross Country Poll

Milton gets the nod in the state's largest classification, as the Eagles had the best finish of any Class AAAAAA team at the prestigious Bob Blastow Invitation on Aug. 25. However, Milton is leading...

September 6, 2012 - 7:24am
Courtesy of GHSA
GPB Sports Blog

Peachtree Ridge Edges Marist In Athens

Peachtree Ridge, ranked No. 7 in the boys Class AAAAAA rankings, won the UGA Bulldog Invite on Sept. 1 in Athens. The Lions edged Class AAAA No. 1 Marist by one point in the event. Peachtree Ridge...

September 5, 2012 - 7:47am
Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Grayson, Jones Prove Hard to Stop

Grayson is all that and a bag of chips. The Rams' 35-3 demolition of ESPN RISE national No. 6 Miami-Central was impressive to say the least. Mickey Conn's group is loaded with talent and experience,...

September 3, 2012 - 8:14am