The future is bright in men's college soccer.
Several impressive first-year players made a big difference during the 2017 season.
It starts with Freshman of the Year Joao Moutinho, a starter in central defense for Akron. Forward Mason Toye led the line for IU all the way to the national championship game, while Stanford right back Logan Panchot had an impressive season.
The ACC showed its quality, landing 10 players in the Top 25.