Hometown: Brentwood, CA
Previous School: Bethany University
College: Zavala is entering her second season playing for the Red Hawks. She transferred to Simpson from Bethany University prior to the 2011 season.
High School: Zavala played two years of varsity basketball at Liberty High School. She also played softball and water polo. She played club basketball for the Lady Raiders.
Personal: Rianna is the daughter of Joanna Zavala. She is an artist, who loves ceramics, painting, and crafts. Her career goal is to become a counselor.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I chose Simpson for my team and my career."