• The shear quantity and quality of Dexter students who try track and field and specifically the pole vault is unique.
    • The Dexter High School Track and Field team is 120 – 140 athletes strong, almost 10% of the student body.
    • Between 16 and 20 Dexter high schoolers and 20 to 45 Millcreek middle schoolers pole vault each year.
  • In 2019 at Dexter High School
    • 19 athletes vaulted during Spring Season
    • Vaulters at Regionals
      • 12 Qualified
      • 9 Medaled
        • Girls: 1st, 2nd, 4th, 5th, 7th
        • Boys: 1st, 2nd, 5th, 6th
    • Vaulters at States
      • 11 Qualified (4 Indoor States; 7 Outdoor States)
      • 6 Medaled
        • Girls: Indoor 2nd; Outdoor 1st, 6th
        • Boys: Indoor 4th; Outdoor 2nd, 3rd
    • Vaulters at Nationals
      • 8 Qualified (1 Indoor; 7 Outdoor)
      • 2 medaled
  • From 2003 to 2019
    • 285 Dexter students have tried vaulting
    • 271 Dexter students have vaulted at MHSAA meets
    • 19 Dexter students have vaulted in college
    • 206 times that Dexter School records have been broken
    • 6 times Dexter vaulters have broken State records
    • DHS at Regionals
      • 166 Qualified
      • 116 Medaled
      • 20 Champions
      • 24 Runners-up (2nd place)
    • States
      • 160 Qualified
      • 52 Medaled
      • 5 Champions
      • 13 Runners-up (2nd place)
    • Nationals
      • 35 Qualified
      • 4 Medaled
      • 13 Top-ten finalists
    • Junior Worlds
      • 5 Qualified
      • 1 Medaled
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