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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

Lovett, St. Pius Pull Off Semifinal Upsets

At the Class AAAAAA state volleyball semifinals Wednesday night at Chattahoochee, the favorites advanced to the finals as two-time defending champion Walton swept North Cobb 3-0 and Harrison beat...

October 31, 2012 - 6:59pm

Friday Recaps: Lassiter Edges Milton

Brookwood doubled up Central Gwinnett, Centennial won its second in a row, Hughes continued its magical run by beating Newnan, Walton edged rival Wheeler, Westminster blew out Wesleyan and Johns...

October 19, 2012 - 9:45pm

Cross Country Rankings: Week 7

Lowndes snuck into the boys Class AAAAAA poll with a win at the Tift Invitational, while the Vikings girls also won and moved up a spot to No. 7 in the girls poll. The Centennial boys won the Asics...

October 15, 2012 - 12:40pm

Friday Night Football Recaps

Last week, Parkview and North Cobb pulled off amazing upsets of two of the top teams in the state. This week, the Panthers and Warriors won to keep rolling in region play. See these recaps and more...

September 21, 2012 - 9:09pm

Friday Recaps: No. 1 Grayson Falls, Marist Prevails

The action got fast and furious this week on the high school gridiron as No. 1 Grayson fell in the state's largest classification. Also, Marist won a duel with intown rival Lovett while surprising...

September 14, 2012 - 9:17pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Titus Martin
GPB Sports Blog

Brookwood's Sims Thinking Title, Not Draft

Lucas Sims may not be a name you know now, but in a few years, baseball fans around the world will likely be aware of him. The Brookwood ace pitcher is projected to be a draft pick in the top half of...

April 27, 2012 - 7:44am
Courtesy of DJ Galbiati
GPB Sports Blog

Peachtree Ridge Looking To Break Through

Last night, the Peachtree Ridge girls tennis squad dismissed Berkmar 3-0 in the first round of the state tournament. Next up for the Lions is the winner of Woodstock and Milton, although the Ridge...

April 26, 2012 - 9:40am
Courtesy of DJ Galbiati
GPB Sports Blog

Westlake Lions Roaring For More

By Larry Fermin The Westlake tennis program, led by coach Herman Fletcher, is a hidden gem in southwest Atlanta. Fletcher is in his fifth year as the head coach and has seen tremendous success in the...

April 26, 2012 - 8:17am
Courtesy of the Westminster School
GPB Sports Blog

Milton Girls Dismisses Ranked Lacrosse Foes

The Class AAAAA No. 1 Milton girls won two games this past week against ranked opponents (rankings according to On Wednesday, the Eagles beat No. 9 Alpharetta (8-4) 22-7 as 10...

April 25, 2012 - 7:28am
Courtesy of Marcia Bryan
GPB Sports Blog

Youth Fuels Athens Christian's Track Success

Coach Tim Cummings has a good thing going at Athens Christian. First, he is able to coach where he went to school and ran track. Next, he has been head track coach here for 23 years. And last, but...

April 24, 2012 - 7:17am