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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 Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

HOOPS PREVIEW: Top Ten Matchups Dot Weekend

Class AAAAA Mill Creek and Norcross will lock horns tonight at the House of Blue as the Blue Devils look to continue their recent hot streak. Norcross is 6-0 in Region 7-AAAAA play while Mill Creek...

January 13, 2012 - 9:12am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Marist Swimmers Trump Regional Powers

Marist won the Catholic Schools Invitational Saturday at Emory, an event the War Eagles hosted. Other schools participating in the meet were Blessed Trinity, St. Pius, Charlotte Catholic (N.C.),...

January 12, 2012 - 5:02am
Courtesy of Studio 7 Photography
GPB Sports Blog

Area Wrestling Meets Yield Champions

Several metro-area programs grappled their way into the state duals finals by finishing in the top two in area meets. Area champions and runners-up will compete in Macon this weekend for state...

January 12, 2012 - 4:02am
Courtesy of Shine Rankin/SGSN
GPB Sports Blog

CLASS AAAAA PREVIEW: Grayson vs. Walton

For Walton and Grayson , it will be “déjà vu all over again” when they meet in the championship. Both teams will play the season’s final game on the same field upon which they started their...

December 9, 2011 - 8:44pm
Courtesy of Shine Rankin/SGSN
GPB Sports Blog

CLASS AAA PREVIEW: Peach Co. vs. Burke Co.

In 2007, Burke County and Peach County made important hires that would shape the state’s football landscape for the next half decade. Chad Campbell was named head coach of the Trojans while Eric...

December 9, 2011 - 8:41pm