El Palo Alto Invitational Tournament

April 23-24, 2022

Tournament Information:

Tournament rules

Referee Registration - Referees register separate (from teams)

2022 El PaloAlto Invitational FAQ


Keeper Wars Info

El Palo Alto is an Invitational tournament for AYSO teams.

We offer girls and boys divisions for 10U, 12U 14U and a blended 16U/19U division.

The 2022 El Palo Alto Invitational tournament registration is now open and accepting applications from current Spring AYSO teams in Recreational and Select teams.


Registration Closes: March 26, 2022 Payments Due: April 2, 2022 Rosters submitted: April 10, 2022


Registration questions: El Palo Alto Registrar General question: ElPaloAlto Producer

Referee assignment: ElPaloAlto Ref-Coordinator Payments: ElPaloAlto Treasurer

Zoom meetings in the days leading to the tournament:

links will be posted/announced over email the week before the meetings


Each team is guaranteed to play a minimum of 3 games. If we don't end up with enough teams for a division, we will host a double-header and will waive the registration fees for you.

BY March 26th:

  1. Apply for the tournament in GotSoccer HERE. If the link doesn't work for you, cut and paste https://www.gotsport.com/forms/app/?eventid=86340

  2. Submit registration fees 10U=$450, 12U=$500; 14U=$550, 16-19U=$575

    1. Submit a Referee Deposit Check of $300

    2. Each team has to provide coverage for 6 referee slots. Checks from teams that have provided referee coverage will be shredded after the tournament

  3. Send the 2 checks to AYSO Region 26, PO Box 1493, Palo Alto, CA 94302. We are happy to accept bundled registration payments per region ( 1 check for bundled registration fees and checks for referee deposits) if that is easier for you. Personal checks are fine as long as the check is clear about which team you are paying for (region, age group, team name, coach name).

  4. Submit your referee names HERE [this is a first list of referees whom the tournament will contact on your behalf] at least by April 17th.

    1. Each team MUST plan to cover a minimum of 6 Referee slots during the tournament. The referees who will pledge for your team DO NOT need to be related to a player on your team. Referees DO need to be AYSO certified referees.

    2. Work with your RC and RRA if you have trouble identifying referees

If you know you do not have referees please contact El PaloAlto Producer <elpaloalto@ayso26.org> ASAP. Put your RC and RRA in copy in your email.

BY April 2nd:

  1. Payment must be received by April 2nd , 2022

  2. Have referees individually register in 2022 El Palo Alto Referee Registration. Please work with your parent volunteers, your personal Referee connections and RRA to recruit referees. Have your referees individually sign-up for the tournament that will give them access to the games sign-up sheet. [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc1f4N7oRvWmxyt4JEbPQdEtzWEIM6ic0bR553-AKgWOtQjRg/viewform?usp=sf_link]

BY April 10th:

  1. Upload your eAYSO team roster

    1. Scan your eAYSO roster.

    2. Have it signed by your Regional Commissioner

Upload it to Got Soccer [Log into Gotsoccer, Select El PAlo ALto 2022, Documents tab on the far right enables you to choose a document on your computer and upload it. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8Mo5aQZcUoLWGpPb3VMZ1J5Q0E/view?usp=sharing


Game Schedules and Standings

Questions? Please contact

El Palo Alto Tournament Director

Palo Alto AYSO Region 26