Sports are full of beautiful, successful people that compete at the highest level to be the best at what they do. But sports also has a variety of talented, strong, & empowering women in broadcasting, journalism, color commentary & other various facets of the genre. The DraftKingsMaster, off of the success of the list of the 2013 Hottest WAGs in sports, has come back with a 2014 list, but expanded into WAGs, athletes, media members, & any other women involved in the sports world. We will publish a list each quarter of the year until we get to 100 at the end of 2014.
Michelle Beadle – Sports Personality
Michelle Beadle worked for ESPN has a host on the show “SportsNation” with Colin Cowherd until 2012, when she moved over to the NBC Sports Network to host the show “The Crossover” & other work on Access Hollywood. Beadle is now heading back to ESPN soon to go back to the Worldwide Leader.
Erin Sheroni has an extensive background in sports, working for the St. John’s Red Storm as a sideline reporter & then as the host of the Red Storm postgame show. She has worked at the NBC Sports Network & is also a contributor to Jim Rome on Showtime.
Holly Sonders – Reporter/Anchor – Golf Channel
Holly Sonders is a former golfer at Michigan State University, where she played for 4 years & led the Spartans to a Big Ten Championship in 2007. She went to the Golf Channel in 2011 after a stint as a reporter/sports anchor in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Velvet Sky – TNA Wrestling Performer
Velvet Sky is one of the top performers in the TNA Wrestling promotion, most notably being a TNA Knockouts Champion & being a member of one of the top factions (men or women) in professional wrestling, “The Beautiful People.”
Lindsey Vonn – Skiing
Lindsey Vonn is one of the most dominant Olympic skiiers in the world, incredibly hot, and oh yeah, dating the most famous golfer on Earth, Tiger Woods. It will be sad not seeing Vonn in the upcoming Sochi Olympics this year, but believe me, she will be missed. Greatly. Vonn also made the WAGs list from November.
Hope Solo – USA Goalkeeper
Hope Solo is the dominant goalie for the Team USA soccer team, who has won a World Cup as well as an Olympic Gold medal in Soccer.
Solo has played for the Seattle Reign of the NWSL but a wrist injury held her out of that season. She has been on the Dancing With The Stars series as well as various specials for ESPN.
Angela Rypien – Legends Football League Player
Angela Rypien, the daughter of former Washington Redskins Quarterback Mark Rypien, is the quarterback of the Baltimore Charm in the Legends Football League, formerly known as the Lingerie Football League.
Molly Qerim – NFL AM Studio Host
Molly Qerim currently works for the NFL Network as the host of the morning show, NFL AM. She has been involved in ESPN’s coverage of the UFC, as well as MMA as a whole, contributing to the show MMA Live.
The Bella Twins – WWE Divas
The Bella Twins (Nikki on right, Brie on left) have carved out their legacies in the WWE has being not only incredibly beautiful, but some of the most athletic & toughest competitors in the ring. The Bellas have been featured in a variety of fitness magazines, appeared on MTV’s Ridiculousness, appeared on the USA show “Psych,” & many other top quality series. Currently, Brie is engaged to WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan, while Nikki is dating WWE Superstar John Cena.
Erin Andrews – Fox Sports Studio Host/Sideline Reporter
Erin Andrews has been one of the most consistent sports commentators in the recent years. She has gone from working the sidelines on college football for ESPN to hosting part of College Gameday to her current position as a journalist, reporter & host for various shows on Fox Sports 1.
Emma – WWE Superstar (NXT Performer)
You may not know much about this beautiful & talented woman, but she will be one of the biggest stars in the WWE shortly. Emma has tons of personality, as she shows on NXT with her “Emma dance” which is hilarious to watch. She has worked her way up in the WWE & is now beginning to work on the main roster.
Kate Upton – Model/Actress
You are probably wondering how Kate Upton makes this list? Simple, she is dating Detroit Tigers ace pitcher Justin Verlander & had been linked to other professional athletes in the past before meeting Verlander.
Plus, its Kate Upton, does she really need a reason?
Alana Blanchard – Surfer
Alana Blanchard is one of the most successful surfers & models in the world. An entrepreneur as well, she has a popular line of bikini outfits available called Rip Curl.
Kristina Akra – Former Miami Heat Cheerleader; Broadcaster
Akra is a former Miami Heat cheerleader, as well as a sideline reporter for the Florida Gators. Akra currently works as a reporter for MLB Network.
Cari Champion – Host of ESPN First Take
Cari Champion is the host & moderator for ESPN First Take on ESPN2 each day with Skip Bayless & Stephen A. Smith. Champion has quickly become of the most credible & knowledgeable Los Angeles Lakers fans on the air right now.
Leeann Tweeden – Fox Sports 1
The former Hooters model has been successful as a reporter for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim & for Fox Sports West. She was also a host for the UFC Tonight on Fox Sports 1.
Eva Marie – WWE Diva
Eva Marie is one of the up-and-rising WWE divas in the industry. She is currently on Monday Night Raw & Friday Night Smackdown as well as the E! reality show, Total Divas.
Serena Williams – Tennis Star
Serena Williams has been one of the most dominant tennis players of the modern era – men or women. Williams is a multiple-time grand-slam winner & a strong entrepreneur who will most likely be able to have a powerful business empire when her career is completed.