In her first appearance, Raven and Alana fight over Devon Carter, leading to Raven pushing Alana out of the way of a runaway cart and into paint. While disguised as her hairdresser, Raven accidentally got her gum stuck in her hair.
Later, Alana refused to invite Raven and Chelsea to her Halloween party at the Chill Grill. Raven then has a vision where she and Chelsea use a magical wishing spell to hypnotize Alana into inviting them to the party and win the costume contest, but in the process transform themselves into cows. Alana gets angry that the two cows beat her in the contest.
Alana and her crew were the only ones to follow Raven's protest against Principal Lawler's uniforms. Raven began to hang with them until they planned to melt stolen cheese in the vents to stink up the school and frame Eddie and Chelsea.
Then after snapping at them during a test, Raven was ordered to make peace with Alana and her crew or else they would be suspended. Raven invited Alana to her sleepover. Alana told Raven that she never went to a sleepover before and went along with Raven's odd behavior after she had a vision that there would be an earthquake.
Raven told Alana and her crew that she was psychic so they would not leave. They did not believe her until the house began to shake. Cory entered and explained the rumbling was Victor crashing into the wall. Alana commended Raven on such a great practical joke and that she would have to return the favor.
We learn in Run Raven Run that Raven and Alana were actually friends at one point, but they stopped being friends sometime when they were in 4th-grade--their 4th-grade class was doing a play on dental hygiene, and both Raven and Alana vied for the role of the Tooth Fairy in the play. Raven managed to score the role while Alana ended up getting the role of Tooth Decay.
Quotes and catchphrases
"Baxter, you're breathing my air"
By Raven's junior year at Bayside High School, Alana had been sent to military school for her behavior. Her crew was then under new leadership of Bianca, who was "so bad she got kicked out of military school".