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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 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 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