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September 24, 1992 | From Associated Press
The most important thing to Manon Rheaume is that she will never have to look back and wonder what might have been. The 20-year-old goaltender became the first woman to play in one of the four major pro sports leagues Wednesday night when she played the first period for the NHL expansion Tampa Bay Lightning in an exhibition game. She faced nine shots and gave up two goals in the St. Louis Blues' 6-4 victory and then was offered a chance to play in the Lightning's minor league system.
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