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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

Gwinnett Takes Three Of Four Swim Titles

Success still lives in Gwinnett. Despite strong challenges from their Cobb and Fulton competitors, Gwinnett County programs won three of the four state championships in swimming and diving Saturday...

February 12, 2012 - 12:51pm

Friday Night Football Roundup

West Forsyth upended Hillgrove 40-28 after scoring 26 unanswered points in the third quarter. Hillgrove star running back Kenyan Drake was held to 19 carries for 39 yards and a touchdown. Drake also...

November 18, 2011 - 8:14pm

Numerous Storylines in Tonight's Games

Traditional power Warner Robins will return to the playoffs tonight for the first time since 2006. Bryan Way’s squad completed a season of revitalization this year with an 8-2 record and the No. 2...

November 11, 2011 - 1:20pm

Friday Night Football State Recap

Peach County is back. Two weeks after an upset loss to West Laurens, the No. 9 Trojans have now won two tough Region 2-AAA games in a row. In beating Perry 24-6 Friday night a week after taking down...

October 22, 2011 - 6:53am

Around the State Football Preview

Region 1-AAAAA is once again a hot place to be for non-region action this weekend. Valdosta will host Robert E. Lee out of Montgomery, Ala., this weekend and should win easily against the 0-4...

September 22, 2011 - 9:51pm


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GPB Sports Blog

Friendly County Rivalries Turn Hostile

There is no disputing the fact that today's event is a chance for some of Cobb County's best programs to demonstrate the quality of high school football played here. And while the familiarity between...

August 31, 2012 - 7:17am
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GPB Sports Blog

Dunwoody Shows Well At Stage Races

At the Peachtree Ridge/Walton stage races in Duluth, defending Class AAAAA champion Walton was edged by Roswell in the girls meet. The Hornets won the meet with 19 points while the Raiders came in...

August 30, 2012 - 8:00am
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GPB Sports Blog

Buford Softball Cruising Along In Class AAA

Class AAA No. 1 Buford (10-0) won its Region 7-opener against West Hall 12-0 in five innings. The Wolves scored 11 runs in the first three innings, including a homer run and three RBIs by Remington...

August 28, 2012 - 8:04am
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GPB Sports Blog

Whitewater Sweeps Past Elite Competition

Class AAA No. 1 Woodward Academy (4-0) swept through the Elite Eight Payday Saturday at Wesleyan with wins over Class AAAAAA No. 5 North Gwinnett (25-23, 27-29, 15-10), Brookwood (25-10, 25-10),...

August 22, 2012 - 12:02pm
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GPB Sports Blog

Heritage Building On Historic 2011 Season

The Heritage Patriots had one of their best seasons in school history in 2011 going 10-2 and winning the Region 8-AAAA title for the first time ever. The Patriots advanced to the second round of the...

August 20, 2012 - 10:31am