The college soccer season is nearly here, and plenty of talented players are set to grace campuses throughout New England.
To sort through the masses, New England Soccer Journal is taking a position-by-position look at some standouts to watch closely this coming fall.
Up first is the midfield group, which features players from 10 different programs, with six holding hometowns in the region. Of note, just returners were considered here, though an honorable mention section is also included. Further breakdowns of first-years will follow suit.
Let's get right on into things, starting with a local midfielder who has long turned heads in the Ivy League.