"I'm grateful for Title IX and the opportunities that it's given to women like me, who dreamed of a future where we could do the same job as a man, where playing a game could lead to a 40-year career," she said.
'Could my life turn out so perfectly that I'd get to play there?'" Lobo said. "A lot of us were thrilled to play for a franchise that wanted to do things the right way. They just didn't have the time or the know-how right away."