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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

The GHSF Daily/AJC Week 4 Rankings

All five classifications saw major changes this week as several ranked teams fell on Friday night. In Class A, Wesleyan moved up to No. 2 after Wilcox Co. fell to Clinch Co., who moved up to No. 3....

September 13, 2010 - 7:23am

Friday Night Roundup

In Cobb County action, North Cobb won their second game in a row while Hillgrove continued their undefeated season with a win over North Forsyth. Class AAA No. 5 Carrollton dominated Centennial while...

September 10, 2010 - 8:38pm

This Weekend's Games to Watch: Week 3

These 10 games feature some of the best matchups in the state this weekend. Georgia commitment Nick Marshall leads Class A No. 2 Wilcox County in a huge game at No. 4 Clinch County. Buford will look...

September 9, 2010 - 4:33pm

The GHSF Daily/AJC Week 3 Rankings

Georgia's largest classification flexed its muslce this past Friday when Camden Co. and North Gwinnett upheld the honor of the state with victories over high-powered out-of-state programs. The...

September 6, 2010 - 12:42pm

Friday Night Roundup

Carver, Columbus 14, Buford 0: Another huge day from star running back Isaiah Crowell paced the Tigers, who ran for 184 yards on 20 carries. Among them was a 90-yard scamper two put the Tigers up two...

September 4, 2010 - 8:25am


Recent Blog Posts

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The Role Of Prep Coaches 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 have a huge...

January 24, 2012 - 8:21am
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GPB Sports Blog

Norcross Girls Win Despite Loss Of DeShields

Top teams from across the state and the country converged upon Norcross High School for the 2012 Hilton Invitational, and several memorable finishes highlighted the event. The host Blue Devils pulled...

January 23, 2012 - 9:49am
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GPB Sports Blog

College Signees Lead Parkview In The Pool

Archer, Parkview and Peachtree Ridge competed in a three-team meet at Parkview on Friday and the hosts won the overall meet with 527 points. The Peachtree Ridge girls won their meet with 240 points,...

January 17, 2012 - 10:01am
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GPB Sports Blog

Buford Drops Two Over Weekend To Ranked Foes

Class AA No. 1 Buford was upset by Class AA No. 3 GAC Friday night before losing to Class A No. 2 Whitefield Academy Saturday. The host Spartans took control of Region 6-AA with a 54-45 win. It was a...

January 16, 2012 - 9:56am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Three First-time Champions Leave Macon

Camden County won the Class AAAAA state championship with a 28-27 nailbiter over four-time defending state champion Collins Hill Saturday in Macon. The Wildcats won the last match to tie the meet at...

January 16, 2012 - 9:34am