La Canada (CA) High School's David Miketta
was the most improved pole vaulter over the 2019 outdoor track season. Miketta improved from vaulting 12-3 his sophomore year to 15-3 his junior year. The nation's top pole vaulter in 2019 was Lawrence North High School's (IN) Nathan Stone. Stone improved an inch in his senior year from vaulting 13-6 to 14-6.