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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

South Atlanta, Cherokee Win on Friday Night

To kick off our weekly high school football recaps, we covered five games on the first Friday night of the season. As usual, there was a little bit of everything tonight. Highlighting the evening was...

August 19, 2011 - 10:42pm

Classic To Be Televised for the First Time

For the second year in a row, it will be county against county in the Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic. In fact, the same eight power programs from last year’s Classic will take part in this year’s event...

August 19, 2011 - 1:18pm

Regions Directors Cup Winners Honored at GADA Reception

For the first time in its 11-year history, the Regions Directors Cup was presented to winning programs at the same event. The occasion was the Regions Directors Cup Winners Reception, hosted by...

June 2, 2011 - 11:31am

Columbus and Spalding Split Doubleheader

In a Class AAA championship series, Columbus and Spalding split a doubleheader with each team taking mercy-rule wins. The Jaguars won Game 1 18-1 in six innings, while Columbus avoided elimination by...

June 1, 2011 - 9:49am

Walton's Bucky Boozer Retires After Successful Coaching Career

All good things must come to an end. For Walton boys soccer that means coach Bucky Boozer, their leader for 26 years, has retired. The Raiders have enjoyed enviable success under their charismatic...

May 27, 2011 - 12:07pm


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
Courtesy of Josh Martindale
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