T&FN Girls Pole Vault All-Americas

Two vaulters have had 4 selections: Samantha Shepard (’98, ’00, ’01, ’02) and Morgann LeLeux (’08, ’09, ’10, ’11)… Shepard’s first ranking was also the event’s first —and still only—as an 8th-grader… LeLeux is one of only 2 to rank No. 1 twice (’10 & ’11) – the other is Tori Anthony (’06 & ’07)… 3 others have 3 rankings: Rachel Laurent (’06, ’07, ’08), Stephanie Weygandt (’07, ’08, ’09) & Kaitlyn Merritt (’13, ’14, ’15).

1978-94
(not selected)
1995
1 Melissa Price (Kingsburg, California)
2 Kristi Draher (Mira Mesa, San Diego, California)
3 *Holly Speight (Sprague, Salem, Oregon)
1996
1 *Melissa Feinstein (Weston, Massachusetts)
2 Alexa Harz (Peninsula, Rolling Hills Estates, California)
3 *Ashley Feinberg (Reed, Sparks, Nevada)
1997
1 Ashley Feinberg (Reed, Sparks, Nevada)
2 Melissa Feinstein (Weston, Massachusetts)
3 *Brooke Lankard (Golden West, Visalia, California)
1998
1 Tracy O’Hara (Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, California)
2 Shannon Agee (Helena, Montana)
3 *Deanna Shuler (Dwyer, West Palm Beach, Florida)
4 Katie Rorem (Marina, Huntington Beach, California)
5 ****Samantha Shepard (Middle, Weston, Massachusetts)
1999
1 Kathleen Donoghue (Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, California)
2 Michelle Kercado (Monroe-Woodbury, Central Valley, New York)
3 *Sarah Sasaki (North Clackamas, Oregon City, Oregon)
4 Leora Ward (Peninsula, Rolling Hills Estates, California)
5 Natalie Dennison (Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, California)
2000
1 Amy Linnen (Mt. Sinai, New York)
2 **Stacie Manuel (Willmar, Minnesota)
3 Leila Ben-Youssef (Sidney, Montana)
4 **Molly Lederman (New Jewish, Waltham, Massachusetts)
5 **Samantha Shepard (Weston, Massachusetts)
2001
1 Shayla Balentine (Morro Bay, California)
2 Lacy Janson (Mooney, Sarasota, Florida)
3 *Samantha Shepard (Weston, Massachusetts)
4 Melissa Astete (Birmingham, Van Nuys, California)
5 Emily Tharpe (McDowell, Erie, Pennsylvania)
2002
1 Chelsea Johnson (Atascadero, California)
2 *Julene Bailey (Skyview, Nampa, Idaho)
3 Samantha Shepard (Weston, Massachusetts)
4 Molly Lederman (Jewish, Waltham, Massachusetts)
5 Rachel Viau (Arroyo Grande, California)
2003
1 Kira Costa (San Joaquin, Fresno, California)
2 Julene Bailey (Skyview, Nampa, Idaho)
3 Jenny Green (Central Catholic, Grand Island, Nebraska)
4 Stevie Marshalek (Kentlake, Kent, Washington)
5 *Anna McFarlane (Carlisle, Concord, Massachusetts)
2004
1 *Tiffany Maskulinski (Iroquois, Elma, New York)
2 **Lindsay Regan (Easton, Pennsylvania)
3 Katie Morgan (Corona del Sol, Tempe, Arizona)
4 Whitney Johnson (Mission Viejo, California)
5 Britni Lawrence (Hays, Buda, Texas)
2005
1 Mary Saxer (Lancaster, New York)
2 Brysun Stately (Cordova, Rancho Cordova, California)
3 Tiffany Maskulinski (Iroquois, Elma, New York)
4 *Tori Pena (Edison, Huntington Beach, California)
5 *Brittany Parker (McKinney, Texas)
2006
1 *Tori Anthony (Castilleja, Palo Alto, California)
2 *Katie Veith (Homestead, Indiana)
3 Brittany Parker (McKinney, Texas)
4 **Rachel Laurent (Vandebilt, Houma, Louisiana)
5 *Allison Stokke (Newport Harbor, Newport Beach, California)
2007
1 Tori Anthony (Castilleja, Palo Alto, California)
2 **Shade Weygandt (Mansfield, Texas)
3 *Rachel Laurent (Vandebilt, Houma, Louisiana)
4 Allison Stokke (Newport Harbor, Newport Beach, California)
5 Natalie Willer (Elkhorn, Nebraska)
2008
1 Rachel Laurent (Vandebilt, Houma, Louisiana)
2 *Shade Weygandt (Mansfield, Texas)
3 Leslie Brost (Watertown, South Dakota)
4 Jessica Doyle (Hays, Buda, Texas)
5 ***Morgann LeLeux (Catholic, New Iberia, Louisiana)
2009
1 Shade Weygandt (Mansfield, Texas)
2 *Ellie McCardwell (Pendleton Heights, Pendleton, Ohio)
3 **Morgann LeLeux (Catholic, New Iberia, Louisiana)
4 Rachel Fisher (Home, Allen, Texas)
5 *Kortney Ross (Westview, San Diego, California)
2010
1 *Morgann LeLeux (Catholic, New Iberia, Louisiana)
2 Kortney Ross (Westview, San Diego, California)
3 Merritt Van Meter (Country Day, Metairie, Louisiana)
4 Ellie McCardwell (Pendleton Heights, Pendleton, Ohio)
5 Margo Tucker (Lawrence Central, Indianapolis, Indiana)
2011
1 Morgann LeLeux (Catholic, New Iberia, Louisiana)
2 Anginae Monteverde (Clovis West, Fresno, California)
3 Kaitlin Petrillose (McNeil, Austin, Texas)
4 Katie Zingheim (Granite Bay, California)
5 Emily Grove (Pontiac, Illinois)
2012
1 Jessie Johnson (Argyle, Texas)
2 *Emily Brigham (Mill Valley, Kansas)
3 Sydney White (East Forsyth, Kernersville, North Carolina)
4 Alyssa McBride (Bryan, Ohio)
5 **Taylore Jaques (Presentation, San José, California)
2013
1 *Bonnie Draxler (Wrightstown, Wisconsin)
2 **Kaitlyn Merritt (Santa Margarita, Rancho Santa Margarita, California)
3 Annie Rhodes (Midway, Waco, Texas)
4 Lakan Taylor (Boswell, Ft. Worth, Texas)
5 *Desiree Freier (Northwest, Justin, Texas)
2014
1 Desiree Freier (Northwest, Justin, Texas)
2 Bonnie Draxler (Wrightstown, Wisconsin)
3 *Kaitlyn Merritt (Santa Margarita, Rancho Santa Margarita, California)
4 *Lexi Weeks (Cabot, Arkansas)
5 Kally Long (Wimberly, Texas)
2015
1 Lexi Weeks (Cabot, Arkansas)
2 Tori Weeks (Cabot, Arkansas)
3 Kristen Denk (North Royalton, Ohio)
4 Mackenzie Shell (Northern, Port Huron, Michigan)
5 Kaitlyn Merritt (Santa Margarita, Rancho Santa Margarita, California)
2016
1 *Rachel Baxter (Canyon, Anaheim, California)
2 *Carson Dingler (First Presbyterian, Macon, Georgia)
3 Erika Malaspina (Pacific, Santa Cruz, California)
4 Andrea Willis (Classical, Colorado Springs, Colorado)
5 Margaret Ollinger (McGill-Toolen, Mobile, Alabama)
2017
1 Rachel Baxter (Canyon, Anaheim, California)
2 Carson Dingler (Persons, Forsyth, Georgia)
3 Anna Watson (Oletangy Orange, Lewis Center, Ohio)
4 Katie Jones (South Williamsport, Pennsylvania)
5 Becky Arbiv (Weber, Sandy Springs, Georgia)
2018
1 *Julia Fixsen (Mounds View, Minnesota)
2 *Chloe Cunlifffe (West, Seattle, Washington)
3 Nastassja Campbell (New Caney, Texas)
4 *Mackenzie Hayward (Marcus, Flower Mound, Texas)
5 *Erica Ellis (Gates-Chili, Rochester, New York)
2019
1 Chloe Cunliffe (West, Seattle, Washington)
2 Gennifer Hirata (Stafford, Fredericksburg, Virginia)
3 **Ashley Callahan (Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, California)
4 Riley Floerke (Gregory-Portland, Portland, Texas)
5 Julia Fixsen (Mounds View, Minnesota)