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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


Recent Blog Posts

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 "The...

August 6, 2012 - 9:05am