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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

East Bests West in DeKalb Senior All-Star Game

On a cold and misty day in DeKalb County’s Hallford Stadium, the East All-Stars defeated their West counterparts 13-0 in the DeKalb Senior All-Star Game. The game was played by senior stars from...

December 18, 2010 - 8:36pm

Late Fumble Recovery Clinches Second Straight State Title for Patriots

The Creek preserved the streak. Sandy Creek jumped out to a 14-0 first half lead and held on to defeat Carrollton for the Class AAA state title tonight at the Georgia Dome. The Trojans mustered a...

December 13, 2010 - 6:00am

Chattahoochee Wins First State Football Crown

Chattahoochee used a stout defense and the Timmy Byerly-to-Kane Whitehurst connection that hadn’t failed them all year for a dominating 24-0 win in the Class AAAA state championship game. The Cougar...

December 13, 2010 - 5:49am

Final 2010 High School Football Rankings

Well, it's all over for now. The state football finals took place over the weekend at the Georgia Dome and the state championships have been decided. Therefore, high school football in Georgia is...

December 12, 2010 - 10:36pm

Gwinnett Wins Four of Five From South Georgia Rivals

Despite Mill Creek's loss at Colquitt County, Collins Hill and Grayson defeated Region 1 foes on the road tonight to give Gwinnett a 2-1 edge in the quarterfinals tonight over their South Georgia...

November 26, 2010 - 8:06pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of the Alan Boda/Walton High School
GPB Sports Blog

Cobb Continues Successful Soccer Streak

First, Walton football reached the state finals for the first time in school history. Then the McEachern girls basketball team not only won the state title, they did it without losing a game and made...

March 22, 2012 - 9:36am
Courtesy of the Westminster School
GPB Sports Blog

Lambert Lacrosse The Class Of The State

Area 3, Class A-AAAA-leading Lambert won two big games in the past week, first defeating Class AAAAA powers Walton 10-8 on Tuesday and Roswell 10-3 on Saturday. Like their male counterparts, Lambert'...

March 20, 2012 - 7:31am
Courtesy of Cynthia Voss
GPB Sports Blog

Harrison Looks To Spring Semifinal Upset

Entering the state tournament as a No. 3 seed, not many people thought Harrison would advance to the quarterfinals, much less the final four. Led by a tight group of seniors, however, the Hoyas made...

March 8, 2012 - 8:24am
Courtesy of Roy Peek/
GPB Sports Blog

Alpharetta Building Character With Each Win

Like another Cinderella, Harrison, Alpharetta entered the state tournament as a No. 3 seed and is participating in the school's first final four. But the Raiders may have been even more of a longshot...

March 7, 2012 - 7:28am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Milton Tries To Finish The Drill Sans Mann

Milton has turned from perennial also-ran to one of the state's basketball dynasties under the leadership of coach David Boyd. The Eagles have made four consecutive final fours, and made the finals...

March 6, 2012 - 7:23am