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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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GPB/AJC Top 10 Rankings - Week 7

It was a popular week for byes throughout the state and, consequently, there are not as many changes in the rankings as we have seen in recent weeks. Class A saw no changes at all while Class 4A had...

October 3, 2010 - 7:43pm

Friday Night Summaries

ATLANTA/SOUTH FULTON North Clayton 20, Banneker 6: North Clayton (4-1) held on for a 20-6 win after leading 20-0 at the half against host Banneker (3-3). Adalius Matthews ran for 106 yards and two...

October 1, 2010 - 8:08pm

790 the Zone Game of the Week: South Gwinnett at Brookwood

There’s nothing like a good backyard brawl. And that’s exactly what will be going on Friday night in Snellville when the Broncos travel down the road to face the neighboring Comets. Both teams have...

October 1, 2010 - 10:01am

GPB/AJC Top 10 Rankings - Week 6

Another Friday night has come and gone and the top 10 football rankings have seen more changes. Class AAAA saw the most alterations after Kell defeated Hiram to knock the Hornets out of the top 10....

September 26, 2010 - 8:54pm

Friday Night Summaries

Washington 35, Riverwood 21: Justin Taylor ran for 206 yards and a touchdown for visiting Washington (3-1) in its win over Riverwood (1-4). Quarterback Renard Battle ran and passed for a touchdown...

September 24, 2010 - 8:30pm


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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
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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
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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