10 Most-Followed Midwestern Olympians on Twitter

Follow these athletes on Twitter to get a personal view of the Olympics.

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Candace Parker, a Naperville, Ill. native, took the lead with the most followers for a local Olympian. She tops the list at 130,820. Follow her at @Candace_Parker
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Maya Moore ranks #2 with 63, 864 Twitter followers. You can follow the Minnesota Lynx player at @MooreMaya.
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Lauren Cheney of the Women's National Team, comes in third at 40,504 followers. Follow her the Indianapolis athlete at @laurencheney8.
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Jordyn Wieber of DeWitt, Mich. carries fourth place, a high ranking for such a young Oylmpian. She holds her spot with 37,180 followers. Follow her at Follow him @jordyn_wieber.
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Swin Cash, who plays for the Chicago Sky team, comes in fourth at 21,409 Twitter followers. Follow her at @SwinCash.
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Seimone Augustus, who plays for the Minnesota Lynx, ranks fifth with 15,856 Twitter followers. Follow this local Olympian at @seimoneaugustus.
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WNBA player Tamika Catchings, who plays for the Indiana Fever, ranks sixth with 11,426 Twitter followers. Follow her at @Catchin24.
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Lindsay Whalen, another Minnesota Lynx player, is number seven on the list. She currently has 11,325 followers. Follower her at @Lindsay_13.
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Shannon Boxx, former Notre Dame soccer player and member of the Women's National Team, has 10,595 followers, bringing her to eighth place. Follower her at @ShannonBoxx7.
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Wallace Spearmon of Chicago comes in ninth place at 9,118 followers. You can follow him at @PrinceSpearmon.
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