CHICAGO (WLS) -- Kendall Coyne made history on the ice Wednesday night.

Coyne is the only woman to play in the new Chicago Pro Hockey League at MB Arena. Their first game was Wednesday night.

The 125 pound, 5 ft. 2 in. forward, who grew up in Orland Park, wears number 26 on the ice.

Coyne was part of the U.S. Women's Olympic Hockey team, and won a gold medal in February when the team beat Canada.