Twitter list: 20 female athletes you should be following
Curious what your favorite female athletes are up to off the field? Here are 20 Twitter handles to follow.
By Jordan Gibbons
LINDSEY VONN, skier
Vonn is a consistent tweeter who gives insight into her daily activities, communicates with her fans and posts videos and pictures of her skiing.
CAPPIE PONDEXTER, WNBA
Pondexter is known to tweet several times an hour to keep in touch with friends and talk about her favorite music. She was the center of a Twitter controversy after posting about the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, something she later apologized for.
MICHELLE WIE, LPGA
Wie uses Twitter to keep her fans up to date about both her life as a professional golfer and her personal life. She's a big fan of Stanford athletics, and posts pictures of her dog, Lola.
MIA HAMM, former soccer player
Hamm tweets about fundraisers she is involved in, what soccer matches she’s attending and about her support for North Carolina women’s soccer.
JENNIE FINCH, former softball player
Finch fills her Twitter page multiple times a day with information about softball camps, stories she wants to share and her cooking habits and tips.
KERRI WALSH, beach volleyball
Walsh tweets about her love for her family, her training habits, how she spends her day and her thoughts on life.
LISA LESLIE, retired WNBAer
Leslie tweets several times a day to root for USC, share what programs and charities she's working with and keep in touch with what she calls her "tweammates".
MISTY MAY-TREANOR, volleyball player
May-Treanor tweets frequently throughout the day about what is on her mind and what she is up to in her life.
HOPE SOLO, soccer player
Solo tweets daily about soccer, her interest in sports and how she keeps herself busy.
MIESHA TATE, MMA fighter
Tate tweets about current MMA events, her training and advancing women’s mixed martial arts.
MAYA MOORE, WNBA
Moore tweets about basketball, her life and her interests. She also uses Twitter to keep in touch with friends and family.
ALEX MORGAN, soccer player
Morgan keeps her Twitter account casual, updating followers about her day-to-day life.
ALLYSON FELIX, track and field runner
Felix keeps her followers updated with quick posts throughout the day, and information about her travels as a track star.
PAULA CREAMER, LPGA
Creamer tweets about her golf outings and other activities, and keeps fans informed about her travels.
CAROLINE WOZNIACKI, tennis player
Wozniacki tweets every few days about her tennis travels and gives followers a behind-the-scenes look at her life as a professional tennis player.
DANICA PATRICK, auto racing
Patrick keep her followers up to date with any fundraisers or promotions she is part of, in addition to posting about both her day-to-day and racing life.
KIM CLIJSTERS, tennis player
Clijsters tweets throughout the week about her life, keeping in touch with family and friends. She'll also occasionally post in Dutch.
VENUS WILLIAMS, tennis player
Williams keeps her timeline updated throughout the day, sharing her thoughts with her followers.
SERENA WILLIAMS, tennis palyer
Williams fills her timeline with information about her day-to-day life.