|High School:||Medgar Evers Prep.|
Yaw is a 2009 graduate of Medgar Evans College Prep. School, where he received the Most Outstanding Athlete Award. He was a member of Indoor US 4x200m Relay team and a member of Outdoor NYS #1 4x100m Relay team. Yaw is the son of Okafra and Gifty Affum.
Favorite Food: Macaroni pie, Jalouf rice
Favorite Movie: Superbad
Hobbies: Football, Soccer, Listening to music