Swinging Away –

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Fairfield Central’s Aalayah Owens signed her letter of commitment Tuesday to play softball at Claflin University in Orangeburg in the fall of 2016. Owens, the daughter of Sheretta Young and Corey Yarborough, is a three-year letterman for the Lady Griffins and saw time at second base, shortstop and center field. Over her high school career she has earned the Queen of the Diamond Award, the Hustle Award and has also earned All-Region honors. Owens plans to major in business and finance at Claflin.