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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 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