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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

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
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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