Altruistic Cochrane makes an immediate impression with the Galaxy

28 February 8:06 pm

Altruistic Cochrane makes an immediate impression with the Galaxy

By Adam Serrano

CARSON, Calif -- LA Galaxy rookie Greg Cochrane has been one of the breakout stars of the preseason, but when the midfielder -- who tweeted on Thursday that he had signed a deal with the club -- was with the University of Louisville, he was known as much for his long flowing mane as his hustle play.

Prior to being drafted by the Galaxy with the 38th overall pick in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft, Cochrane chopped off his long hair for a good cause, donating 10 inches to the non-profit organization Locks of Love. 

Check out my story on Cochrane's good deed and his development with the LA Galaxy here.