Each week during the high school sports season, The World-Herald staff nominates five players to be considered for the Family Fare high school athlete of the week. Every Monday, we'll post our picks — athletes who have shined in recent games, whether it be hitting a game-winning shot or playing lock-down defense, piling up points or a record-setting performance.

After losing 14-12 to Centennial on Sept. 2, Yutan was more than happy to get another shot at the top-seeded Broncos in the first round of the Class C-2 playoffs. The Chieftains played that way, too, rolling to a 34-6 win last Friday.

Yutan came into Friday night’s playoff opener at Centennial as the No. 16 seed in Class C-2. The Chieftains played like anything but in their 34-6 win. They advanced to host St. Paul next Friday and ended Centennial’s unbeaten season.