Freshmen have instant impact on Bruins

Updated: September 29, 2010, 8:54 AM ET
By Sheldon Shealer | ESPN.com

UCLA brought in what was hailed as the top men's soccer recruiting class of 2010, and Bruins coach Jorge Salcedo has put them to work -- some a bit earlier than expected -- and they have delivered.

The Bruins, 5-2-1 and ranked No. 20 in the nation by the NSCAA, have started between five and seven freshmen in every match. The team's top two scorers are freshmen and a third first-year player netted the game-winning goal in UCLA's most recent contest, leaving Salcedo excited about the ...

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