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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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A Trip To The Ivy League

The summer before a high school student’s senior year is a very important time, especially when that student is an aspiring college athlete. Centennial starting quarterback Chase Rosenberg is a prime...

June 28, 2012 - 7:12am

Raiders Ready For Tough Early Schedule

Walton has become one of the state’s perennial football powers. But even for the Raiders, last season was a heady experience. For the first time in program history, the Raiders made the state final....

June 23, 2012 - 12:09pm

Johnson Leads Resurgent Tigers

Rico Johnson of Swainsboro recently committed to the University of Georgia after being largely unknown heading into the summer. For a school in rural southeast Georgia, having a player noticed by the...

June 20, 2012 - 1:20pm

Mariakis, Bell Lead Consistent Ridgeland

Winning has become a tradition at Ridgeland, but that wasn’t always the case at the northwest Georgia school. In fact when coach Mark Mariakis took over the football program in 2004, the Panthers...

June 18, 2012 - 7:25am

Stars Soar To First Baseball Title

The final state championship of the 2011-2012 season was awarded today as Providence Christian defeated Charlton County in the deciding game of the Class A championship series. Providence Christian...

June 1, 2012 - 1:36pm

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Courtesy of Lambert High School
GPB Sports Blog

Allatoona, Milton To Play For First Title

Taylor Erickson kept a clean sheet through regulation and two overtime periods, then made two saves in penalty kicks to lead visiting Northview to a 4-2 win in a shootout. The game was tied at 0...

May 17, 2012 - 7:47am
Courtesy of Rich Wehman
GPB Sports Blog

Lambert Boys Lacrosse Faces Stiff Test

No. 1 Lambert heads into tomorrow night's game with Westminster having won a state-best 40 straight games. The 2011 Class A-AAAA state champion Longhorns have dominated all competition thus far this...

May 15, 2012 - 8:22am
Courtesy of DJ Galbiati
GPB Sports Blog

Metro Atlanta Rules Tennis Championships

In the state tennis finals this weekend in Clayton County, all 10 state championship trophies were won by metro Atlanta schools. Cam Newton's alma mater, Westlake, made its second straight run to the...

May 14, 2012 - 7:41am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Brookwood Racing For Yet Another Track Title

Brookwood's boys track and field team entered this weekend No. 1 in the state according to ga.milesplit.com. But coach Mark Kelley would rather his Broncos enter this weekend's Georgia Olympics...

May 11, 2012 - 8:03am
Courtesy of Ann Langley
GPB Sports Blog

Olson, Parkview Baseball Looking For Repeat

By Ryan Caiafa After a 21-5 regular season, including a 14-2 regional record, the Parkview baseball team hasn't missed a beat in its quest for a second-consecutive Class AAAAA state championship....

May 10, 2012 - 7:16am

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