TOPEKA, Kansas — Quarterback Jeremy Dunham threw two touchdown passes and ran in another as Derby beat Shawnee Mission East 28-21 in Kansas' Class 6A Championship on Saturday.
Dunham finished 9 of 13 passing for 123 yards and rushed for 21 yards for Derby (12-1).
Quarterback Gunnar England passed for 127 yards but had a net loss of 43 yards rushing for Shawnee Mission East (11-2).
Dunham recorded his first touchdown with a 5-yard run in the second quarter, and Tyler West scored with a 9-yard run later in the quarter to give Derby a 14-7 halftime advantage. Dunham scored again with a 41-yard pass to Tim Williamson in the third quarter. The game-winning score came on a 24-yard pass from Dunham to Caleb Arnold late in the fourth quarter.