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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

Boys High School Hoops Rankings - Week 4

Several of the state's most highly ranked teams competed in tournaments and invitationals over weekend, despite being knee-deep in region play. One of the most high-profile of those events was the...

January 24, 2011 - 9:11am

Girls High School Hoops Rankings - Week 3

Many of the same teams in the boys Class 5A rankings are the same in the girls rankings. Norcross is at the top with Milton at No. 3 and Campbell at No. 6. Also, like the boys rankings, the girls...

January 18, 2011 - 11:43am

Boys High School Hoops Rankings - Week 3

Milton's win over perennial national power Oak Hill (Va.) on Saturday was the talk of the national high school basketball scene. Oak Hill was ranked No. 1 in the nation prior to the game, but the...

January 18, 2011 - 11:26am

The Regions Bank Directors Cup Fall Standings

We’re a third of the way home in the 2010-2011 Regions Directors Cup race. The Georgia Athletics Directors Association has presented the award since 1999-2000 to recognize the very best athletics...

January 13, 2011 - 10:37am

Girls High School Hoops Rankings - Week 2

Redan took over the No. 1 spot in Class 4A after SW DeKalb and Madison County lost games this past week. In Class 5A, Bradwell Institute is now ranked No. 9, while in Class 3A, Sandy Creek and...

January 10, 2011 - 7:17pm


Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Familiar Names Chasing AA Title

Jefferson vs. Greater Atlanta Christian The Greater Atlanta Christian Spartans come into their semifinal against Jefferson having scored 114 points in the playoffs thus far. Quarterback Rafe Chapple...

December 5, 2012 - 8:17am
Courtesy of Richard Gamble
GPB Sports Blog

Top GHSA Teams Making Waves

Brookwood and Peachtree Ridge split a meet Saturday at Mountain Park. The No. 3 Broncos won the boys meet 174-111, while the No. 5 Peachtree Ridge girls edged No. 2 Brookwood 157-150. Brookwood’s...

December 4, 2012 - 11:43am
Courtesy of Terance Johnson
GPB Sports Blog

ELCA Possesses Championship Qualities

ELCA looks poised to win its second state title ever after a thorough 42-7 defeat of reigning champion Savannah Christian. The Chargers have been close many times since their last title, but look...

December 3, 2012 - 7:36am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Tucker, Northside To Clash Once Again

After dominating Class AAAA for a few years, Northside-Warner Robins and Tucker have taken their acts to Class AAAAA, where they have each continued their winning ways. The programs combined to win...

November 30, 2012 - 6:15am
Courtesy of True Citizen
GPB Sports Blog

Past Champions Clash In AAAA Quarterfinals

The theme of this year’s quarterfinals could very easily be something along the lines of “games that should be in the Dome,” as there are several matchups between elite teams. The Burke County-Sandy...

November 29, 2012 - 8:57am