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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

East Bests West in DeKalb Senior All-Star Game

On a cold and misty day in DeKalb County’s Hallford Stadium, the East All-Stars defeated their West counterparts 13-0 in the DeKalb Senior All-Star Game. The game was played by senior stars from...

December 18, 2010 - 8:36pm

Late Fumble Recovery Clinches Second Straight State Title for Patriots

The Creek preserved the streak. Sandy Creek jumped out to a 14-0 first half lead and held on to defeat Carrollton for the Class AAA state title tonight at the Georgia Dome. The Trojans mustered a...

December 13, 2010 - 6:00am

Chattahoochee Wins First State Football Crown

Chattahoochee used a stout defense and the Timmy Byerly-to-Kane Whitehurst connection that hadn’t failed them all year for a dominating 24-0 win in the Class AAAA state championship game. The Cougar...

December 13, 2010 - 5:49am

Final 2010 High School Football Rankings

Well, it's all over for now. The state football finals took place over the weekend at the Georgia Dome and the state championships have been decided. Therefore, high school football in Georgia is...

December 12, 2010 - 10:36pm

Gwinnett Wins Four of Five From South Georgia Rivals

Despite Mill Creek's loss at Colquitt County, Collins Hill and Grayson defeated Region 1 foes on the road tonight to give Gwinnett a 2-1 edge in the quarterfinals tonight over their South Georgia...

November 26, 2010 - 8:06pm


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Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

Friday Night Review - State Recap

No. 5 Fitzgerald rolled past No. 6 Brooks County 39-0 in a shocking blowout. In what was supposed to be a hard-fought battle for the Region 1-AA supremacy, the visiting Purple Hurricanes dominated...

October 29, 2011 - 4:52am
Courtesy of Walter Pinion
GPB Sports Blog

STATE PREVIEW: Butler Looks For More Magic

There is an amazing story in Region 3-AAA. The Butler Bulldogs (no, not the Indiana school that has been to the past two national championship games in hoops. But yes, the same school name and...

October 28, 2011 - 6:07am
Photo by Furman University
GPB Sports Blog

Paladins Upset Of Wofford Highlights Week 8

Jerodis Williams rushed his way to 155 yards and two scores as Furman upset the fourth-ranked Wofford Terriers 26-21 at Paladin Stadium Saturday. Coming off last week’s blowout loss to Georgia...

October 25, 2011 - 11:16am
Furman QB Chris Forcier. Photo courtesy Furman University
GPB Sports Blog

Terriers Extend Spell on The Citadel

Wofford’s 43-14 win over The Citadel marked the Terriers’ 13th consecutive win in the series. Eric Breitenstein again led the Terriers in rushing, this time with 106 yards rushing and a score. The...

October 12, 2011 - 1:32pm
Wayne Grandy
GPB Sports Blog

Friday Night Football State Preview

Twenty-nine state titles. Forty-five Region 1 championships. A full year’s worth of bragging rights. These are just some of the highlights of tonight’s “Winnersville Classic” between No. 9 Lowndes...

October 7, 2011 - 9:27am