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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

South Atlanta, Cherokee Win on Friday Night

To kick off our weekly high school football recaps, we covered five games on the first Friday night of the season. As usual, there was a little bit of everything tonight. Highlighting the evening was...

August 19, 2011 - 10:42pm

Classic To Be Televised for the First Time

For the second year in a row, it will be county against county in the Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic. In fact, the same eight power programs from last year’s Classic will take part in this year’s event...

August 19, 2011 - 1:18pm

Regions Directors Cup Winners Honored at GADA Reception

For the first time in its 11-year history, the Regions Directors Cup was presented to winning programs at the same event. The occasion was the Regions Directors Cup Winners Reception, hosted by...

June 2, 2011 - 11:31am

Columbus and Spalding Split Doubleheader

In a Class AAA championship series, Columbus and Spalding split a doubleheader with each team taking mercy-rule wins. The Jaguars won Game 1 18-1 in six innings, while Columbus avoided elimination by...

June 1, 2011 - 9:49am

Walton's Bucky Boozer Retires After Successful Coaching Career

All good things must come to an end. For Walton boys soccer that means coach Bucky Boozer, their leader for 26 years, has retired. The Raiders have enjoyed enviable success under their charismatic...

May 27, 2011 - 12:07pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Don Redmond
GPB Sports Blog

New Region Brings Hope For Northview

Northview has been a hard-luck program the past few years, being the smallest school in Class AAAAA. But all that changes this year as larger schools move into the new Class AAAAAA, while the Titans...

August 2, 2012 - 9:17am
Courtesy of Jon Barash
GPB Sports Blog

Kell Standout Pledges To South Carolina

Kell's Brendan Langley surprisingly committed to South Carolina Wednesday. In a press release, Langley praised the beauty of the state, the "control" Steve Spurrier has over the program and the...

August 2, 2012 - 9:15am
Courtesy of Elisa Herring
GPB Sports Blog

Curry, Jenkins To Join Brothers In College

Flowery Branch DB Darius Curry will be joining his brother C.J. at Oklahoma State in 2013 after committing to the Cowboys over the weekend. Curry also considered Georgia Tech, Auburn, South Carolina...

July 10, 2012 - 8:38am
Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Newton Football Aiming For Postseason

The Newton Rams finished 2011 with a 6-4 record in Region 2-AAAAA. Considering the powerhouses within the region such as Stephenson, M.L. King and East Coweta, Newton did well to finish fifth in the...

July 10, 2012 - 8:36am
Courtesy of Jon Barash
GPB Sports Blog

Alcovy Football Looking To Streak Again

For head coach Kirk Hoffman and the Alcovy Tigers, last year's 6-5 record was not a completely accurate reflection of the 2011 season. The Tigers started 0-2, but rebounded to win six out of seven,...

July 9, 2012 - 7:28am