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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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Friday Night Summaries

ATLANTA/SOUTHSIDE Marist 24, Mays 7: The visiting War Eagles (7-2) scored 10 unanswered points in the third quarter to pull away from Mays (6-3). Matthew Barker opened the scoring with a two-yard run...

October 29, 2010 - 8:40pm

Watch the GHSA State Volleyball Championships

Saturday's state volleyball finals plan to give high school sports fans plenty of excitement. In Class 5A, Walton looks to get back in the winner's circle for the first time since 2002, when the...

October 29, 2010 - 10:41am

The GHSF Daily/AJC High School Football Rankings

This week's rankings reveal that only Class 2A did not see any changes. Meanwhile, the state's largest and smallest class each had significant movement after week 9. In 5A, Grayson fell out of the...

October 24, 2010 - 10:35pm

Friday Night Summaries

DEKALB Tucker 59, Redan 24: Tucker rushed for 344 yards on 42 carries to crush host Redan. N’Quan Maggett scored four touchdowns on the ground and had a 51-yard reception. Bashr Coles added two...

October 22, 2010 - 8:43pm

The Rundown on Key Friday Night Matchups

St. Pius X at Grady St Pius X will host the Grady Grey Knights to determine who will play for the Region Championship in the Region 5-AAA play-in game. Both teams enter the game with identical 6-1...

October 21, 2010 - 12:26pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Jerry Novac
GPB Sports Blog

Teams Excited To Swim In Top Facility

There is something special about this pool at Georgia Tech. While there are many tremendous pools around the state that host high school events, the trip to the westside of Atlanta for the state...

February 7, 2013 - 7:35am
Courtesy of Brian L Morgan
GPB Sports Blog

Parkview Ascends To Top Of Girls AAAAAA Poll

Norcross’ sound 46-29 beating of former No. 1 North Gwinnett paved the way for a new top-ranked team in Class 6A. Last week, we mentioned the possibility of Parkview moving to No. 1 due to a...

January 31, 2013 - 8:27am
Courtesy of Mark Brock
GPB Sports Blog

Tucker, McEachern Move Up In Hoops Poll

Defending champion Lovett fell out of the AA poll after a whitewashing by GAC last week. After that win, however, GAC then lost games to Southwest DeKalb Saturday, Carver-Montgomery Monday, a game in...

January 24, 2013 - 7:45am
Courtesy of Jerry Novac
GPB Sports Blog

Marist Swimming Sweeps Westminster

In the last weekend before county championships, many of the state’s top teams clashed in dual meets throughout the metro Atlanta area. Several swimmers qualified for state while others fine-tuned...

January 22, 2013 - 7:26am
Courtesy of River Oak Photography
GPB Sports Blog

Archer, Kennesaw Mountain Find Success

Archer won the Sham Slam tournament over the weekend with Jefferson coming in as runner-up followed by Collins Hill and Carrollton. Ryan Millhof of Collins Hill won the lightweight division, Taylor...

January 21, 2013 - 7:39am