Hall of Fame

Inductees for Class of 2015

The 2015 Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held Friday, October 2, 2015 in the Robert McLaughlin College Center, as part of the College’s Fall Fest & Alumni Weekend.

The College will honor five individuals and one team who have made outstanding contributions to the institution through intercollegiate athletics. The event will begin at 5 p.m. with a strolling dinner and cash bar, induction ceremony at 6:30 p.m. followed by a social hour with dessert. The fee is $40 per person. For reservations, contact the Herkimer County College Foundation Office at shepardta@herkimer.edu or 315.866.0300 ext. 8459.

Learn more about the 2015 Inductees

About the Athletic Hall of Fame

The Herkimer College Athletic Hall of Fame honors former Herkimer College athletes, coaches, teams and other individuals who have made an extraordinary contribution to the College through intercollegiate athletics.

Class Of 2013

Nominations will be accepted biannually in four categories:

  1. Athlete
  2. Team
  3. Coach
  4. Associate Member, Administrator or Contributor

To be eligible for membership in the Athletic Hall of Fame,
nominees must meet the following criteria:

  • Athletes must have successfully completed at least one full season in a given sport, brought prestige and recognition to the College, and either graduated from Herkimer County Community College or transferred to a four-year college or university where he/she received a bachelor’s degree.
  • Teams must have compiled a significant record of accomplishments at the regional and/or national level.
  • Coaches must have compiled a significant winning record for a minimum of five complete seasons while contributing to the future success, either in college or employment, of the athletes who competed under his/her leadership.
  • Associate members, administrators and contributors must have made special contributions to the quality, growth and reputation of Herkimer’s intercollegiate athletic program at the community, state, and/or national level.

To be eligible for consideration, a nominee must have been disassociated with the College by virtue of graduation, advancement in career or transfer to another institution of higher education for at least five years or have been disassociated with his/her coaching or administrative responsibilities for a period of five years.

A selection committee may choose up to six nominees (1 contributor, 1 coach, 1 team, and 3 athletes) for membership in the Hall of Fame biannually.