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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

Lovett, St. Pius Pull Off Semifinal Upsets

At the Class AAAAAA state volleyball semifinals Wednesday night at Chattahoochee, the favorites advanced to the finals as two-time defending champion Walton swept North Cobb 3-0 and Harrison beat...

October 31, 2012 - 6:59pm

Friday Recaps: Lassiter Edges Milton

Brookwood doubled up Central Gwinnett, Centennial won its second in a row, Hughes continued its magical run by beating Newnan, Walton edged rival Wheeler, Westminster blew out Wesleyan and Johns...

October 19, 2012 - 9:45pm

Cross Country Rankings: Week 7

Lowndes snuck into the boys Class AAAAAA poll with a win at the Tift Invitational, while the Vikings girls also won and moved up a spot to No. 7 in the girls poll. The Centennial boys won the Asics...

October 15, 2012 - 12:40pm

Friday Night Football Recaps

Last week, Parkview and North Cobb pulled off amazing upsets of two of the top teams in the state. This week, the Panthers and Warriors won to keep rolling in region play. See these recaps and more...

September 21, 2012 - 9:09pm

Friday Recaps: No. 1 Grayson Falls, Marist Prevails

The action got fast and furious this week on the high school gridiron as No. 1 Grayson fell in the state's largest classification. Also, Marist won a duel with intown rival Lovett while surprising...

September 14, 2012 - 9:17pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Three Titles To Be Decided Friday

The Class A-Private championship will get the weekend off on the right foot. Prince Avenue Christian and Eagles Landing Christian will both look to control the line of scrimmage with effective...

December 13, 2012 - 8:25pm
Courtesy of Donna Miller
GPB Sports Blog

Gainesville Battles Ware Co. For AAAAA Title

Ware County battles Gainesville for the Class AAAAA state title Friday night at the Georgia Dome. By Ricky Dimon Ware County The Gators are bidding for their first state championship in school...

December 13, 2012 - 10:58am
Courtesy of Tracey Long
GPB Sports Blog

Ridgeland, Sandy Creek Loaded With Stars

Sandy Creek faces Ridgeland Saturday at 5:30 p.m. in the Georgia Dome for the GHSA Class AAAA state title SANDY CREEK Despite last season’s quarterfinal loss to Gainesville, Sandy Creek is building...

December 13, 2012 - 7:29am
Courtesy of Scott Greene
GPB Sports Blog

Jefferson Looking To Dethrone Calhoun

Jefferson will face Calhoun this Saturday at the Georgia Dome at 2:30 p.m. for the GHSA Class AA title. Jefferson These are not entirely uncharted waters for Jefferson, but they aren’t exactly...

December 12, 2012 - 8:32am
Courtesy of Perry McIntyre
GPB Sports Blog

Walton Sweeps Gilbert Memorial

Walton swept the Margaret Gilbert Memorial meet Friday over five other schools that competed. Hillgrove took second in the girls’ race while the Riverwood boys were the runners-up in their race....

December 12, 2012 - 8:22am