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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

GPB Game of the Week: Roswell at Collins Hill

Familiar foes will meet again on Friday night when the Hornets travel east to face the Eagles. Collins Hill is planning a "Black Out" for the fans and the team will be wearing black jerseys to add to...

August 26, 2010 - 9:30am

The GHSF Daily/AJC High School Football Rankings

Despite only being a "partial" opening weekend in high school football, several teams moved in the rankings due to a handful of upsets throughout the state. Perhaps the most shocking upset of...

August 23, 2010 - 12:37pm

Timeout Gives Peachtree Ridge, Gwinnett County Corky Kell Classic Victories

The biggest play of the game was a timeout. When McEachern lined up for a 47-yard field goal attempt with seven seconds remaining in the Georgia Dome, Peachtree Ridge thought fast and saved the game...

August 22, 2010 - 4:41pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Archer Takes Two Wrestling Events

Class AAAAAA No. 2 Archer won two meets over the weekend as two squads traveled to separate meets to compete. The Tigers won the Danny Boyd Duals in Osceola, Fla., and went 8-0 in the meet. Among...

December 11, 2012 - 10:08am
Courtesy of Erin Sheppard
GPB Sports Blog

St. Pius X, ELCA Trying To Break Through

The No. 12 has been a ceiling for ELCA the past two years. For the third season in a row, the Chargers have won 12 games. In 2010 and 2011, that meant the end of the road for Jonathan Gess’ squad....

December 10, 2012 - 8:43am
Courtesy of Elisa Herring
GPB Sports Blog

Marist Looks To Hold Off Upstarts

Monroe Area vs. Sandy Creek No. 1 Sandy Creek is appearing in its third semifinals in four seasons and has now won 12 or more games for the fourth consecutive year. The Patriots (13-0) outplayed...

December 6, 2012 - 12:42pm
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GPB Sports Blog

Northside Looking For Return To Glory

Northside-Warner Robins vs. Ware Co. In a rare occurrence, powerhouse program Northside-Warner Robins (13-0) has to travel for a playoff game. The Eagles have not played a postseason contest on the...

December 6, 2012 - 12:40pm
GPB Sports Blog

Archer Wrestling Takes Southern Slam

Class AAAAAA No. 2 Archer won the Southern Slam meet in Greenville, S.C., Saturday for the Tiger's fourth tournament win this season. Fellow Georgia squad Class AAA No. 3 Woodward Academy took third...

December 5, 2012 - 8:29am