A son, Spencer Joseph Gothard. was born at 8:12 a.m. on Sept. 30. 2009 at Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest, to Sarah Litts and Jeremy Gothard of Jim Thorpe.

He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 20 inches long. He was welcomed home by a brother Pierce, who is 19 months old.

Maternal grandparents are Carla Litts of Slatington; and J. Richard Litts of Bowmanstown.

Paternal grandparents are Bill and Pam Gothard of Lehighton.