Coach BJ Vandrovec


Following in his brothers footsteps, at 14 years old, Coach BJ started to pole vault.  21 years later he has produced endless school records, meet records, state records, NCAA D1 All Americans, Olympic Trials qualifiers  and International team members. 

With a masters in Coaching and Athletic Administration, Coach BJ has built a pole vault training club that has earned attention from the top collegiate programs in the nation.

Currently coaching at Mission Viejo High School and St. Margaret's Episcopal School.

Coach Larry Simms


Coach Larry Simms has been the Pole Vault coach at Servite High School since 2007 and has produced multiple state qualifiers as well as helped coach ALL Victory Athletics athletes.

Larry started by coaching his 2 sons, Michael and Eric and has developed into one of the state's top coaches!



'16 & '17 State champion

3 x USA Jr. Championship

3 x World Jr Team Member

Pan Am Jr Champ and Record Holder

2 x NCAA D1 All Americans

2 x Olympic Trials Qualifiers 

Multiple League champions

CA State champions

Multiple School Records 

Multiple College Scholarships

Top Marks



Rachel Baxter Canyon HS 14-05.5 2017

Morgan Flynn* Aliso Niguel 13-00 2019

Amy Loschiavo HBHS 12-07 2012

Nicole Larson Upland HS 12-06 2010

Emily Coombs O-Lu 12-03 2017

Maddy Agnew MVHS 12-02 2018

Garden Centanaro* Roosevelt HS 11-10 2011

Caitlin Nilssen J Serra HS 11-10 2013
Haley Stauber Rosary HS 11-09 2010

Jenny Kroeger MVHS 11-06 2019

Mikaela Morris El Toro HS 11-03 2012

Maddie BraggEl Toro  HS 11-03 2013

Missy Burley Rosary HS 11-03 2008
Devin Stetson* Corona HS 11-02 2012

*    Junior

**   Sophomore

***  Freshman



Adam Bragg El Toro HS 16-03 2011

Mason Gariepy MVHS 15-09 2018

Nick Masterson Servite HS 15-09 2008

Landon Shank Servite HS 15-08 2016

Jesse Phillips Katella HS 15-06 2010

Eric Simms Servite HS 15-04 2009

Pierson O'Connell Servite 15-03 2018

Michael Simms* Servite HS 15-03 2007

Jesse Shank Servite HS 15-03 2014 

Connor McNicholas Mission Viejo HS 15-00 2012

Dusty Brown St. Paul HS 15-00 2009

Preston O'Connell Servite HS 15-00 2015 

Paul Bowker Mission Viejo HS 14-09 2012

*    Junior

**   Sophomore

***  Freshman