Pictured: Front row: Holly Owen, mother; Mikayla Owen, Chris Owen, father; back row: coach Ametrice Jackson, Southern Union SCC , and coach Jessica Turner, White Plains High School. Photo: Special to The Star
Mikayla Owen, a 2013 graduate of White Plains High School, was awarded a volleyball scholarship from Southern Union State Community College in Wadley.
She was a member of the All-County Tournament Team in 11th and 12th grades, and the All-Area Tournament Team in 12th grade. She was ranked seventh in her class and also excelled in choir, basketball, and softball. She plans on pursuing a degree in athletic training.