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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 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 Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Arena Preps For State's Best Wrestlers

The Arena at Gwinnett Center has been home to world class entertainment since its opening in 2003 and will once again play host to the 2012 GHSA State Wrestling Championships from Feb. 16-18. Top...

February 14, 2012 - 7:30am
Courtesy of Ringgold High School
GPB Sports Blog

Wrestling Program Not Pinned By Tornado

On April 27, 2011, an EF-4 tornado struck the town of Ringgold, Ga. The tornado tore through the town, leaving leveled buildings and piles of debris in its wake. One of the hardest areas hit by the...

February 13, 2012 - 8:53am
Courtesy of River Oak Photography
GPB Sports Blog

Swimming And Diving Championship Preview

Once again, the swimming and diving champions are loaded with teams and athletes from metro Atlanta. While programs from Cobb and Gwinnett have owned the Class AAAAA titles in recent years, intown...

February 9, 2012 - 7:54am
Courtesy of Dawna Baker/Collins Hill High School
GPB Sports Blog

GAC Captures First Area Wrestling Title

Greater Atlanta Christian won its first Area 6-AA wrestling championship Saturday as all 14 of its wrestlers made at least the third-place match. The host Spartans were dominant, claiming 228 total...

February 8, 2012 - 8:30am
Courtesy of Photography by Scott Karlins
GPB Sports Blog

Lassiter, Westminster Seek Swimming Success

Girls swimming state championships have almost been foregone conclusions in recent times. In fact, each of the past four years has been the same, with Lassiter winning the title in Class AAAAA and...

February 6, 2012 - 8:01am