Sophia Antoinette Zavala was born on August 16, 1998 in Fontana, California. She is the daughter of Lisa Arevalo and Andres Zavala Jr. Zavala is a Junior Nursing major. She earned the honor of Preseason Second Team All-SWAC selection at forward. During the 2017 season, Zavala tallied 10 goals for a total of 20 points to lead the Jaguars offensively. During her time at Southern University as a member of the Lady Jags Soccer Team, Zavala played in 30 games, scored 12 goals, and had one assist.