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@lindseyvonn Vonn is a consistent tweeter
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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@cappa23 Pondexter is known to tweet
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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@TheMichelleWie Wie uses Twitter to keep
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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@MiaHamm Hamm tweets about
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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@jfinch27 Finch fills her
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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@kerrileewalsh Walsh tweets about her
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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@LisaLeslie Leslie tweets several times
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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@MistyMayTreanor May-Treanor tweets frequently throughout
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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@hopesolo Solo tweets daily about
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HOPE SOLO, soccer player

Solo tweets daily about soccer, her interest in sports and how she keeps herself busy.

MIESHA TATE, MMA fighter@mieshatate Tate tweets about current
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Tate tweets about current MMA events, her training and advancing women’s mixed martial arts.

MAYA MOORE, WNBA@MooreMaya Moore tweets about basketball, her
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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@alexmorgan13 Morgan keeps her Twitter
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ALEX MORGAN, soccer player

Morgan keeps her Twitter account casual, updating followers about her day-to-day life.

ALLYSON FELIX, track and field runner@allysonfelix Felix keeps
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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@ThePCreamer Creamer tweets about her golf
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Creamer tweets about her golf outings and other activities, and keeps fans informed about her travels.

CAROLINE WOZNIACKI, tennis player@carowozniacki Wozniacki tweets every few
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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@danicapatrick Patrick keep her followers
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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@clijsterskim Clijsters tweets throughout the
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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@venuseswilliams Williams keeps her timeline
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VENUS WILLIAMS, tennis player

Williams keeps her timeline updated throughout the day, sharing her thoughts with her followers.

SERENA WILLIAMS, tennis palyer@serenawilliams Williams fills her timeline
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SERENA WILLIAMS, tennis palyer

Williams fills her timeline with information about her day-to-day life.

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