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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

The Rundown on Key Friday Night Matchups

Kell at Hiram The No. 5 Longhorns have had many storylines written about them in the first five weeks of the season, while No. 6 Hiram has compiled the same 4-0 overall record. The two Region 5-AAAA...

September 23, 2010 - 7:57pm

GPB/AJC Top 10 Rankings

In this week's top 10 by Todd Holcomb and the Georgia High School Football Daily, Class AAAA saw the most movement while the two smallest classes saw only one change each. In Class AAAAA, Newnan...

September 19, 2010 - 9:00pm

Friday Night Summaries

COBB Dalton 21, Allatoona 17: Matt Cobb ran for a touchdown late in the fourth quarter to put Dalton (3-1) past visiting Allatoona (3-1) despite two rushing scores from Miles Jones. Dalton’s Robert...

September 17, 2010 - 9:11pm

The Rundown on Key Friday Night Matchups

Surprising Allatoona travels to face perennial power Dalton while tradition-rich Valdosta hosts the Pirates of Brunswick. Laney and Jefferson County square off in a key Region 3-AA matchup. Jefferson...

September 16, 2010 - 11:38am

The GPB and 790 the Zone Games of the Week

The GPB Game of the Week: Marist at SW DeKalb For the second year in a row, these Region 6-AAAA rivals will square off at DeKalb’s Hallford Stadium, where the Panthers generally play their...

September 15, 2010 - 2:10pm


Recent Blog Posts

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