Pole vaulter who earned a silver medal on the 2012 London Olympics and in addition took home gold on the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. She was honored as American Feminine Athlete of the entire year by Monitor & Field Information in 2008. She gained her first silver medal on the 2005 USA Indoor Championships. She established a global record for pole vault elevation in in house competition using a 5.02 meter leap. Her parents brands are Tag and Sue Stuczynski. She and Alejandra Garcia both became Olympic silver medal winners in pole vault competition.