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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

Roundups from 14 Playoff Games

Hillgrove (10-2) went on the road to knock off Camden County (10-2) 28-26 in the second round of the Class 5A football playoffs. Time ran out on Camden County’s final drive before the Wildcats, a...

November 19, 2010 - 7:21pm

Northside-Warner Robins Upset Highlights First Night of Playoff Action

No one saw Whitewater’s 21-14 upset over top ranked Northside-Warner Robins coming, except maybe the Wildcats themselves. “Nobody thought we could do it,” quarterback Renaldo Jenkins said. “All week...

November 12, 2010 - 7:37pm

The GHSF Daily/AJC High School Football Rankings

After the final weekend of regular season play, several changes were made in the state rankings. Last weekend, many teams played region play-ins, or games in which region titles and playoff spots...

November 7, 2010 - 5:23pm

Roundups from 14 Friday Night Games

ATLANTA/SOUTHSIDE North Clayton 21, Creekside 0: Michael Ross scored twice to help the hosts (9-1) to a region title. He scored in the first and fourth quarters, finishing with 118 yards. Khalil...

November 5, 2010 - 5:53pm

The GHSF Daily/AJC High School Football Rankings

Only two classifications saw changes in this week's Georgia High School Football Daily/Atlanta Journal-Constitution top 10 rankings. Class 5A saw several teams move up after Lowndes' upset loss to...

October 31, 2010 - 2:46pm


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