Ryker James Smith is the son of Kristie Van Alstyne Smith and Benjamin Smith of Lawton, Okla. He was born Aug. 30 at Reynolds Army Community Hospital, Fort Sill, Okla., weighing 7 pounds, 6 ounces and measuring 20.1 inches long. He joins his sister, Kalipso Quill.
The maternal grandparents are Donna and Skip Van Alstyne of Gloversville.
The paternal grandparents are Bonnie and Bernard Smith of Niskayuna, Schenectady County. The paternal great-grandparents are Jean and Bernard Smith of Dalton, Mass., and Barbara Crounse of Clifton Park, Saratoga County.