The Lady Cardinals earned a 46-36 road win over Arlington Friday behind a big night for senior guard Kelly Michel.
The teams were evenly match throughout the game, which saw six ties and three lead changes.
“The key to the game was containing their two best players on defense,” said Josh LeBrun, Lady Cardinals head coach. “The girls played great team defense, and we were able to to limit their top scorers.
“We did a good job rebounding, especially against their taller post players and we made our free throws at the end to close out the game,” he added.
Michel led all scorers with 22 points. She also notched four steals.
Anna Wolles added 11 points and eight rebounds for St. Mary.
Arlington was led by Brooklyn Judstra, who scored 15 points.