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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.

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The GHSA/AJC State High School Football Rankings

A familiar face is out of the rankings for the first time this season. After a 20-0 loss to Dunwoody, Marist is out of the Class 4A top 10. Lovejoy benefited by the fall of the War Eagles and...

October 17, 2010 - 8:30pm

Roundups from 13 Friday Night Games

ATLANTA SOUTHSIDE North Clayton 28, Mt. Zion (Jonesboro) 7: Michael Ross took over in the fourth, scoring on a 68-yard run and 74-yard catch for the hosts (5-1). Austin Smith pulled Mt. Zion (5-1)...

October 15, 2010 - 8:08pm

GPB/AJC Top 10 Rankings - Week 8

There is a new No. 1 in Class A. After Wilcox Co. upset Charlton Co. Friday night, Clinch Co. jumped into the No. 1 spot over No. 2 Wesleyan. The Patriots, who have still not lost a home game since...

October 10, 2010 - 9:53pm

Friday Night Summaries

ATLANTA/SOUTHSIDE North Clayton 20, Tri-Cities 14: LaDarius Mathis had two rushing touchdowns, and his 1-yard plunge in overtime sealed the victory for the visiting Eagles (5-1) over the Bulldogs (4-...

October 8, 2010 - 8:01pm

The Rundown on Key Friday Night Matchups

Lowndes at Valdosta The Winnersville Classic is this Friday night in Bazemore-Hyder Stadium fittingly with a lot on the line. A crowd of about 12,000 will be in attendance to watch the battle of...

October 7, 2010 - 9:06pm


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High School Football

The Battle of Middle Georgia

It is time once again for “The Game” in middle Georgia. Warner Robins and Northside will renew their epic rivalry tonight with the two sides competing not just for region supremacy and state rankings...

September 30, 2011 - 1:13pm
Photo courtesy of Appalachian State media relations
GPB Sports Blog

SoCon Making Noise in FCS Poll

By Score Atlanta - With Georgia Southern leading the way, the Southern Conference is making noise in the FCS coaches poll. With Appalachian State, Wofford and Chattanooga joining the Eagles in the...

September 27, 2011 - 8:05pm
Former GADA President Jeff Beggs (L) and current GADA President Bob Stinchcomb. Photo by Cheryl Alford
Prep World

Directors Cup Winners for All 40 GHSA Regions

The Regions Bank Directors Cup is presented by the Georgia Athletic Directors Association to recognize the top athletic departments in the GHSA. Points are accumulated throughout each school year to...

June 2, 2011 - 10:49am
Photo by Marist School
Prep World

Prep Country Releases Final Baseball Coaches Polls

The high school baseball season ended Tuesday when Columbus outscored Spalding to win the rubber game of the Class AAA championship series. Previously during Memorial weekend, Hebron Christian,...

June 2, 2011 - 10:03am