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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

Friday Night Recap

Thomas County Central defeated Marist 21-17 and Colquitt County edges Lovejoy 14-7 in two ranked duels Friday night. See below for recaps of those two games and more. Class AAAAAA Brookwood 31, Mill...

September 7, 2012 - 9:36pm

Rusty Rams Dispatch Eager Indians

At the turn of the century, Grayson had not played a year of high school football in its history. Now, Mickey Conn’s program is one of the best in the state after winning the 2011 Class AAAAA state...

August 25, 2012 - 12:41pm

Yellow Jackets Rely On Steady Defense

Thomas County Central had an uncharacteristic season in 2011. The Jackets lost five games for the first time since 2004 and finished fourth in Region 1-AAAA. But coach Bill Shaver’s squad won its...

August 25, 2012 - 5:48am

Friday Night Football Recaps

The first weekend of high school football kicked off Friday night, and dozens of schools in the state earned their first win of the season. Below, wins by Campbell, South Atlanta, Jackson-Atlanta,...

August 24, 2012 - 9:26pm

Corky Kell Classic Attracts Top Programs

Some coaches like to pad their teams’ schedules with easy wins in non-region games. But none of the coaches whose teams are playing in the 2012 Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic believe in that philosophy...

August 23, 2012 - 2:53pm


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