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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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Brookwood, Pope Win Major Meets

Archer won the Sham Slam tournament over the weekend with 273.5 points. Jefferson came in as runner-up with 204 points and was followed by Collins Hill (199.5) and Carrollton (186). Overall wrestlers...

January 23, 2013 - 9:22am

Banks County Upset Highlights Dual Wrestling Tournament

At the state dual wrestling tournament in Macon, No. 1 Archer won its first state wrestling championship while top-ranked Pope breezed to the Class AAAAA title. Archer was considered the favorite...

January 12, 2013 - 9:51pm

Norcross, Tucker Rise To No. 1

Preseason No. 1 McEachern has tumbled out of the rankings as we re-visit the world of girls basketball midway through the season. In the Indians' wake, Norcross has risen to the top of AAAAAA while...

January 11, 2013 - 12:37pm

Class AAAA Final: Sandy Creek Rolls Past Ridgeland

Sandy Creek left no doubt this time. After close, low-scoring affairs in their first two state championship game wins in 2009 and 2010, the Patriots closed out the Class AAAA final today at the...

December 15, 2012 - 5:37pm

Class AAA Final: Buford Outlasts Pius

The Gold and Green train is back on the tracks. After a one-year absence off the podium on the final weekend of the high school football season, Jess Simpson’s Wolves are back on top after a 10-3 win...

December 14, 2012 - 5:46pm

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Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy
GPB Sports Blog

Calhoun-Brooks County Leads AA Slate

Last year, Calhoun won its first state title since 1952 after an overtime thriller in the Class AA championship game. Now, with Buford gone to AAA, the Yellow Jackets look to be the favorite for a...

November 28, 2012 - 8:23am
Courtesy of GHSA
GPB Sports Blog

Archer Dominates Recent Wrestling Stretch

Class AAAAAA No. 2 Archer improved to 14-0 over the Thanksgiving holiday by winning three matches. The Tigers won the Takedown Sportswear Duals wrestling tournament Saturday in Lawrenceville by...

November 27, 2012 - 7:44am
Courtesy of Terance Johnson
GPB Sports Blog

Colquitt County Thrives In November

Coach Rush Propst likes to tell his Colquitt County team how important November is. Apparently, his players have bought in to their highly successful coach. For four straight years, Propst’s Packers...

November 26, 2012 - 7:42am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

Intensity Ratchets Up In Round 2

Things always start to get interesting in the second round of the state football playoffs. The matchups get better, the intensity rises and upsets seem to be the norm. And this year seems to be no...

November 22, 2012 - 7:38pm
Courtesy of Terance Johnson
GPB Sports Blog

McEachern Norcross Top Girls Hoops Poll

The powers-that-be remain on top in the state’s larger classifications, while Class A and AA will undergo change and turnover due to the split of single-A to private and public state championship...

November 22, 2012 - 1:38pm

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