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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.

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The Rundown on Key Friday Night Matchups

Kell at Hiram The No. 5 Longhorns have had many storylines written about them in the first five weeks of the season, while No. 6 Hiram has compiled the same 4-0 overall record. The two Region 5-AAAA...

September 23, 2010 - 7:57pm

GPB/AJC Top 10 Rankings

In this week's top 10 by Todd Holcomb and the Georgia High School Football Daily, Class AAAA saw the most movement while the two smallest classes saw only one change each. In Class AAAAA, Newnan...

September 19, 2010 - 9:00pm

Friday Night Summaries

COBB Dalton 21, Allatoona 17: Matt Cobb ran for a touchdown late in the fourth quarter to put Dalton (3-1) past visiting Allatoona (3-1) despite two rushing scores from Miles Jones. Dalton’s Robert...

September 17, 2010 - 9:11pm

The Rundown on Key Friday Night Matchups

Surprising Allatoona travels to face perennial power Dalton while tradition-rich Valdosta hosts the Pirates of Brunswick. Laney and Jefferson County square off in a key Region 3-AA matchup. Jefferson...

September 16, 2010 - 11:38am

The GPB and 790 the Zone Games of the Week

The GPB Game of the Week: Marist at SW DeKalb For the second year in a row, these Region 6-AAAA rivals will square off at DeKalb’s Hallford Stadium, where the Panthers generally play their...

September 15, 2010 - 2:10pm


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Courtesy of The Marist School
GPB Sports Blog

Parkview, Walton Win County Swim Titles

Parkview won the Gwinnett County championship meet with 1,045.5 points to Collins Hill's 820.5. Mill Creek came in third with 797.5 points. It is the Panthers' 18th county title in 21 years. While...

February 3, 2012 - 5:08am
Courtesy of LeeAnn Young
GPB Sports Blog

McNair Comes Through With Landmark Win

McNair won its first-ever DeKalb County wrestling title Saturday at Miller Grove. The Mustangs outpointed Marist 200.5 to 193 after trailing 182 to 175.5 with three matches remaining. Khalil Williams...

January 31, 2012 - 7:51am
Courtesy of ADF Photography
GPB Sports Blog

The Role Of The Head Coach In Recruiting

Recruiting fans and gurus like to hear about whom each recruit is favoring and what trips they will be making. But who has input into those decisions? Obviously, the players’ families and friends...

January 28, 2012 - 6:22am
Courtesy of Charles Posey
GPB Sports Blog

Pope Wrestling Rolling Through Cobb County

Class 4A Duals champion Pope won an event for the second straight week, claiming the Cobb County Invitational. The win was the fifth straight Cobb County crown. Pope placed 14 wrestlers and won four...

January 26, 2012 - 4:52am
Courtesy of Alpharetta High School
GPB Sports Blog

Raiders Swim To Fifth Straight Fulton Title

Johns Creek won the Fulton County Championship meet by winning the girls meet and finishing fourth in the boys meet. Alpharetta won the boys meet for the fifth year in a row with a score of 361.5 and...

January 24, 2012 - 9:54am