Skip to main content


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

Boys High School Hoops Rankings - Week 4

Several of the state's most highly ranked teams competed in tournaments and invitationals over weekend, despite being knee-deep in region play. One of the most high-profile of those events was the...

January 24, 2011 - 9:11am

Girls High School Hoops Rankings - Week 3

Many of the same teams in the boys Class 5A rankings are the same in the girls rankings. Norcross is at the top with Milton at No. 3 and Campbell at No. 6. Also, like the boys rankings, the girls...

January 18, 2011 - 11:43am

Boys High School Hoops Rankings - Week 3

Milton's win over perennial national power Oak Hill (Va.) on Saturday was the talk of the national high school basketball scene. Oak Hill was ranked No. 1 in the nation prior to the game, but the...

January 18, 2011 - 11:26am

The Regions Bank Directors Cup Fall Standings

We’re a third of the way home in the 2010-2011 Regions Directors Cup race. The Georgia Athletics Directors Association has presented the award since 1999-2000 to recognize the very best athletics...

January 13, 2011 - 10:37am

Girls High School Hoops Rankings - Week 2

Redan took over the No. 1 spot in Class 4A after SW DeKalb and Madison County lost games this past week. In Class 5A, Bradwell Institute is now ranked No. 9, while in Class 3A, Sandy Creek and...

January 10, 2011 - 7:17pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Milton High School
GPB Sports Blog

Milton Girls Lacrosse Keeps Rolling Along

Milton girls lacrosse coach Tim Godby is a relative newcomer to the sport he coaches. A native of the basketball hotbed of Kentucky, Godby played and coached hoops before even knowing the first thing...

April 6, 2012 - 8:09am
Courtesy of Cherokee Soccer
GPB Sports Blog

Top-ranked Westminster Overcomes Recent Loss

The Westminster boys soccer team has been bestowed a top honor by The national soccer website has ranked the defending state champs No. 1 in Class AA, although they are not...

April 4, 2012 - 8:03am
Courtesy of Shine Rankin/SGSN
GPB Sports Blog

Gwinnett County Releases Football Schedules

Gwinnett County released its football schedules for the 2012 season over the weekend. Six days after opening with McEachern in the Corky Kell Classic, defending AAAAA champions Grayson will host...

April 2, 2012 - 7:44am
Courtesy of NSCAA
GPB Sports Blog

Ridge's Holleman To Retire After 39 Years

It is important to love what you do. And Peachtree Ridge AD Bill Holleman loves what he does. However, the veteran soccer coach, educator and athletics director announced Tuesday he will step down...

March 30, 2012 - 7:32am
Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Wheeler Takes Out Lassiter On Busy Weekend

Wheeler upset No. 1 Lassiter ( rankings) 5-4 in penalty kicks to break a 1-1 tie after overtime. Facundo Fabre scored with 2:19 left to force OT. The Wildcats then edged the previously...

March 26, 2012 - 7:22am