After many miles on the recruiting trail, domestic and international recruits have finally joined Division 1 men's college soccer programs throughout New England.
Most will be eased into playing time, while others could impact matters from the get-go.
Mindful of the latter category, New England Soccer Journal has identified freshmen at the region's 22 Div. 1 programs who are primed for contributions early into their NCAA careers.
Here's a team-by-team look at freshmen who could soon become household names and key pieces throughout the region.