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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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Friday Night Recap

Thomas County Central defeated Marist 21-17 and Colquitt County edges Lovejoy 14-7 in two ranked duels Friday night. See below for recaps of those two games and more. Class AAAAAA Brookwood 31, Mill...

September 7, 2012 - 9:36pm

Rusty Rams Dispatch Eager Indians

At the turn of the century, Grayson had not played a year of high school football in its history. Now, Mickey Conn’s program is one of the best in the state after winning the 2011 Class AAAAA state...

August 25, 2012 - 12:41pm

Yellow Jackets Rely On Steady Defense

Thomas County Central had an uncharacteristic season in 2011. The Jackets lost five games for the first time since 2004 and finished fourth in Region 1-AAAA. But coach Bill Shaver’s squad won its...

August 25, 2012 - 5:48am

Friday Night Football Recaps

The first weekend of high school football kicked off Friday night, and dozens of schools in the state earned their first win of the season. Below, wins by Campbell, South Atlanta, Jackson-Atlanta,...

August 24, 2012 - 9:26pm

Corky Kell Classic Attracts Top Programs

Some coaches like to pad their teams’ schedules with easy wins in non-region games. But none of the coaches whose teams are playing in the 2012 Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic believe in that philosophy...

August 23, 2012 - 2:53pm

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Courtesy of Ware County
GPB Sports Blog

Ware County Looking To Build On Success

With back-to-back 10-3 seasons under his belt, Ware County coach Ed Dudley knows that he has all the parts necessary for a team ready to take the next step towards a state championship. The Gators...

August 19, 2012 - 7:29am
Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Mountain View Softball Makes Early Statement

Mountain View (5-0) won the Gold Division of the South Gwinnett tournament Saturday. The Bears beat Shiloh 10-2, Social Circle 9-2 and Salem 10-2. In the Shiloh win, pitcher Kaley Hennelly got the...

August 14, 2012 - 8:23am
Courtesy of John Russ
GPB Sports Blog

Injuries Shake Up Mill Creek Football

Consistency has been the word for Shannon Jarvis' Mill Creek squad over the last several years as his team has not had a losing season since 2007. In fact, the Hawks made the quarterfinals of the...

August 10, 2012 - 8:12am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

The Great Georgia Prep Football Debate

Stephen Black and Fletcher Proctor break down the Georgia’s great debate of where the best high school football takes place. Black argues the best football is found below Macon while Proctor says...

August 6, 2012 - 9:12am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Colquitt County's Jackson Declares Choice

Colquitt County's Octavius Jackson pledged to Florida Friday over offers from Kentucky, Marshall, UCF, USF and Vanderbilt. The 6-foot-4, 285-pound offensive tackle prospect told ESPN.com "The...

August 6, 2012 - 9:05am

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