In October of 1997, Violet Palmer broke down barriers when she officiated the NBA season opener between the Vancouver Grizzlies and the Dallas Mavericks, becoming the first top-level female official in any major U.S. professional sport.
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  • girlscoutswohIn October of 1997, Violet Palmer broke down barriers when she officiated the NBA season opener between the Vancouver Grizzlies and the Dallas Mavericks, becoming the first top-level female official in any major U.S. professional sport.

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