Signing Day 2016 may have come and gone, but its effects will reverberate through college soccer for years. A single seed becomes a thousand life-producing trees, just like that.
So it shouldn’t surprise you that a number of programs and players made out like bandits in Wednesday’s aftermath.
The trick about soccer signing day is that many programs tend to hold onto their class announcements until months afterward. Signings trickle in, players receive pro offers, transfers happen. It’s impossible in February to parcel out how a class will ultimately look in August, but suffice it to say, we’re pretty close to the finished article.
With that said, here’s a glimpse at the ultimate winners from Wednesday’s madhouse.