The event saw the induction of six new members to the Hawks Hall of Fame. The class of 2016 included:
- Eric Bell, Men’s Basketball
- Michelle Coombs ’07 (Psychology) ’09g (Mental Health Counseling), Women’s Swimming
- Christina Mazurowski ’06 (Painting), Women’s Volleyball
- Paul Robbins, Men’s Swimming
- David Rooney, fmr. vice president of Student Affairs
- Belgica Santana ’01 (Spanish), Women’s Volleyball
More information about the New Paltz Athletics Hall of Fame is available online.