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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

Boys High School Hoops Rankings - Week 2

In this week's Class 5A rankings, Walton and Newton each were ranked for the first time this season. Brunswick made the list in Class 4A while Murray County, LaFayette and Henry County debuted in...

January 10, 2011 - 6:46pm

High School Basketball Rankings Released

BOYS Class AAAAA 1. Milton 2. Wheeler 3. Campbell 4. South Gwinnett 5. North Gwinnett 6. Collins Hill 7. Peachtree Ridge 8. Norcross 9. Shiloh 10. Savannah Class AAAA 1. Miller Grove 2. Sequoyah 3....

January 7, 2011 - 7:24am

Blaylock Twins a Package Deal for College Recruiters

Saturday at the Junior Bowl, some very talented young men will go at it on the gridiron to show their stuff against the best in the state of Georgia. Several of those players have been preceded by...

January 6, 2011 - 7:53am

Centennial Knocks Off Top Alabama Program While No. 2 Lovejoy Falls

After a full day of basketball at Centennial, two teams stood out for their play. And one of them was the host school. Lovejoy, the No. 2 squad in Class 4A, was upset by Carver-Montgomery, the No. 7...

December 30, 2010 - 9:03pm

Hoops in Overdrive Schedule

A true basketball smorgasbord takes place over the next three days at Centennial High School in Roswell as 27 teams will take part in the event. One of the most highly anticipated games is Class 5A...

December 30, 2010 - 8:38am


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Courtesy of Colquitt County High School
GPB Sports Blog

Friday Night Review - State Recap

Did that just happen? People say that a lot these days, but last night it was more than fitting. No. 1 Sandy Creek, winners of 41 consecutive games, was beaten 35-21 by Gainesville in a major Class...

November 26, 2011 - 4:53am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

STATE PREVIEW: Marquee Match-ups In AAAAA

Two titans of Georgia high school football will clash Friday night in Kingsland when No. 10 Colquitt County travels to No. 1 Camden County. The Packers have made at least the semifinals the past two...

November 25, 2011 - 10:01am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Friday Night Review - State Recap

Lowndes joined Valdosta on the sidelines after getting beat 25-17 by No. 2 Grayson Friday night. The Rams’ Robert Nkemdiche rushed 16 times for 61 yards with three touchdowns and also had three sacks...

November 19, 2011 - 5:28am
Courtesy of Savannah Christian Athletics
GPB Sports Blog

STATE PREVIEW: Raiders Face Test In Bowdon

Class A No. 1 Savannah Christian takes on Bowdon tonight, which went on the road and outscored Holy Innocents' 57-43 last Friday in Atlanta. Raiders coach Donald Chumley, a former starter for Vince...

November 18, 2011 - 8:38am
Photo courtesy of Georgia Southern
GPB Sports Blog

Georgia Southern Clinches SoCon TItle

Georgia Southern clinched the 2011 SoCon title with a 31-10 win at Wofford. The Eagles (9-1, 7-1) rode freshman player of the week RB Dominique Swope, who rushed for 165 yards on 27 carries. The...

November 17, 2011 - 12:30pm