CYLA History- CYLA History
The organization that is now CYLA started in the fall of 1990 when Mark Foster and Jamie Duke agreed to form a boy's junior lacrosse organization. Foster founded the Redhawks, focused on Central Denver, and Duke founded the Indians, focused on South Denver. Each club started with one team consisting of second and third grade boys. The first game was played in March, 1991.
In the 25 years that have followed, CYLA has grown to 28 clubs spanning the state from Grand Junction to Aurora; Fort