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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

GPB Game of the Week: Roswell at Collins Hill

Familiar foes will meet again on Friday night when the Hornets travel east to face the Eagles. Collins Hill is planning a "Black Out" for the fans and the team will be wearing black jerseys to add to...

August 26, 2010 - 9:30am

The GHSF Daily/AJC High School Football Rankings

Despite only being a "partial" opening weekend in high school football, several teams moved in the rankings due to a handful of upsets throughout the state. Perhaps the most shocking upset of...

August 23, 2010 - 12:37pm

Timeout Gives Peachtree Ridge, Gwinnett County Corky Kell Classic Victories

The biggest play of the game was a timeout. When McEachern lined up for a 47-yard field goal attempt with seven seconds remaining in the Georgia Dome, Peachtree Ridge thought fast and saved the game...

August 22, 2010 - 4:41pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Tucker High School
GPB Sports Blog

CLASS AAAA PREVIEW: Lovejoy vs. Tucker

Tucker 14-0, Region 6 Champions The Tigers defeated Northside-Warner Robins in the semifinals 17-16 last week to get here. Tucker shut down the Eagles’ offense which came into the game averaging 35.3...

December 9, 2011 - 3:53am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

CLASS AA PREVIEW: Calhoun vs. Buford

This game marks the fourth consecutive year that these two powerhouses have been matched up in the Class AA championship game. Buford has won the past three games by scores of 45-21, 13-10 and 31-24...

December 8, 2011 - 4:35pm
Photo by Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Raiders Take Battle Of East Cobb

In the battle for football supremacy in East Cobb, Walton beat Lassiter 30-24 behind the strong running of star tailback Tyren Jones. Jones, a junior transfer from the Lassiter school district,...

December 2, 2011 - 9:40pm
Courtesy of Shine Rankin/SGSN
GPB Sports Blog

Friday Night Review - State Recap

In Peach County’s 16-7 win over visiting Cairo, quarterback Kentel Kendrick ran for a two-yard touchdown on fourth down with 3:52 left in the game to seal the Class AAA semifinals win over the...

December 2, 2011 - 8:59pm
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GPB Sports Blog

STATE PREVIEW: Demons Seek Berth In Finals

Middle Georgia is abuzz with the prospect of Warner Robins and Northside potentially meeting in the Class AAAA state finals. But both teams would have to win tonight in order to make that dream final...

December 2, 2011 - 9:02am