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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

Weekend Preview - Around the State

In an interesting South Georgia tilt tonight, Class AAAAA power Lowndes will host Class AAA No. 5 Burke County. The two squads played early last season when the Vikings romped 36-0. The Bears...

September 16, 2011 - 12:30pm

UGA Hosts a Bevy of Recruits

Hoops prospects Brandon Morris, Brandon Watkins, Desmond Ringer, Eric Wortham, A.J. Davis, Harold Givens, Isaiah Dennis, and several 2014 and 2015 prospects will be in Athens this weekend visiting...

September 10, 2011 - 2:25pm

Colquitt Co. Stages Miracle Comeback Win

Colquitt County trailed Madison County (Fla.) by nine points with just 1:51 left in the game, but found a way to win. Quarterbacks Cole Segraves and Daniel Mobley led the host Packers on an 88-yard...

August 28, 2011 - 12:55am

Kell Classic: Lassiter Upsets Brookwood

Lassiter upset defending state champion Brookwood today 14-6 in the Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic at the Georgia Dome. The Trojans trailed 6-0 at the half after the Broncos scored in the second on a...

August 20, 2011 - 1:38pm

Kell Classic: Grayson Defeats Kell in Opener

Grayson won a defensive duel 7-0 over Kell at the Georgia Dome in the opening game of the Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic. A muffed punt by Longhorns WR/DB Julian Burris gave the Rams the ball at the...

August 20, 2011 - 11:01am


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Banks County Makes History On Mats

Banks County wrestling coach Kasey Hanley grappled at Jefferson in his high school days, a place where state championships come annually like Spring Break. But after taking over at Banks County eight...

January 18, 2013 - 7:18am
Courtesy of Ty Freeman
GPB Sports Blog

Two New Teams Atop Girls Hoops Poll

Two top-ranked teams lost their spots this week in the state’s two largest classes. Tift County makes an appearance in the 6A poll at No. 10, as the Region 1 leading Blue Devils replaced sliding...

January 17, 2013 - 9:00am
Courtesy of Brookwood High School
GPB Sports Blog

Lassiter Sweeps Indian Invitational

Lassiter won the 11th Annual Indian Invite at the Mountain View Aquatic Center by taking both the boys and girls meets. While the No. 4 Trojan girls scored 220 points to second-place Kell’s 93, the...

January 15, 2013 - 8:56am
Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Favorites Stand Out At Duals Tournament

The grappling action has already begun in Macon as Classes 4A-6A got it on yesterday in the round of 16. Today, the state’s best wrestling squads will compete for spots in tomorrow’s finals. In Class...

January 11, 2013 - 7:51am
Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Duals Seedings Earned Over Busy Weekend

The state wrestling duals championships will take place this weekend at the Macon Centreplexfor all six classifications. Classes AAAA-AAAAAA will each bring their top 16 teams to the event, while...

January 8, 2013 - 11:10am