In November 2016, Barron was named in the All Star Award team for 2016.
- All Star Award (1): 2016
- "Revealed: No place for Tipperary captain but All-Ireland champions still lead the way in 2016 All Star selection". Irish Independent. 4 November 2016. Retrieved 7 November 2016.
- "ANTHONY DALY: I remember being revved up in our Austin Montego, ready for GAA All-Stars revelry". Irish Examiner. 5 November 2016. Retrieved 7 November 2016.