ESPNW & Marvel Has Made Our Favorite Women Athletes & Influencers Into Superheroes

December 12, 2015  |  

With 2015 coming to a close, publications and media websites alike are preparing major lists to honor some of the most deserving and hardworking individuals that showed and proved to be ultimate powerhouses in the past 12 months.

Included in those outlets is espnW — the home for women who love sports, featuring tips for athletes, community of female fans, and the latest women’s sports updates — with their IMPACT25. This year, the women sports-driven site joined forces with Marvel to highlight honorees like Serena Williams, Misty Copeland,  Carli Lloyd, Lydia Ko, Ronda Rousey and more by creating them into superhero versions of their already larger than life achievements.

Continue scrolling to check out a few of their illustrious IMPACT25 and their superhero transformations.

espnW dubbed superstar pro tennis player, Serena Williams, the “Super Galactic Slam” for her 53-3 match record his year, making her one of the most dominant tennis players this year.

U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch was recognized as an influencer and the “FIFA Slayer” for her relentless work ethic regarding this year’s corruption investigations.

“The Principal” is a fitting title for Misty Copeland after the American Ballet Theatre promoted her to principal dancer, a position that had never been held by an African-American woman in the company’s 75 years.

See more of the amazing women honored in espnW’s IMPACT 25 here.

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