ST. PAUL – Erin Parr calmly sank two free throws with 12.3 seconds left in overtime to provide visiting St. Mary’s High School with a 74-73 victory over St. Paul in a Del Rey League girls basketball game on Thursday night. Parr’s effort put a damper on an impressive comeback by the Swordsmen, who trailed by as many as 17 points in the second quarter and 13 in the third quarter before starting their rally. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREGift Box shows no rust in San Antonio Stakes win at Santa AnitaIn overtime, St. Mary’s took the lead on Tiesha Hughes’ fifth 3-point basket and first of two in the extra period, but Ramirez and Isabel Lopez scored to give the Swordsmen their first lead, 68-67. Ramirez answered again off Jessica Lopez’s assist for a 70-67 advantage, but Hughes made her sixth 3-pointer to tie with 1:45 left. The teams traded a pair of free throws before Ramirez made one of two to give St. Paul the edge, 73-72 with 44.1 seconds remaining. Bueno attempted to drive the baseline but was blocked and lost the ball out of bounds with 21.1 seconds left to set the stage for Parr. St. Paul put together an 8-0 run, including 6-of-6 free throws, midway through the third quarter to cut the deficit to 46-41. It was the Swordsmen’s skill at the line that put them in a position to tie the score at 64 when Daisy Bueno drove across the lane for a layup with 20.2 seconds left in regulation and Yvette Ramirez followed suit with another move through the lane to score with 8.8 seconds remaining. There were 53 fouls called in the game, and 73 free throws attempted. St. Mary’s made 17 of 32 foul shots and St. Paul converted 31 of 41, including 19 of 26 in the second half. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!