Karyn McCartney and her son, Spencer McCartney, battled to second place at the USTA 3-Day Mother-Son National Tennis Tournament at Barnes Tennis Center on June 12. Karyn is the varsity head coach for Scripps Ranch High School. Spencer is transferring to San Diego State University this fall. He is an assistant coach at Francis Parker and also is a summer camp tennis instructor. The family has lived in Scripps Ranch for a long time and have participated in tennis at the Scripps Ranch Swim and Racquet Club.
The Titans, an NFL Flag Football 3/4 team, clinched the San Diego County Championship Superbowl on May 14 under the leadership of coach Jeff Spriggs. The team is comprised of almost all boys from the Scripps Ranch neighborhood. The Titans won the Poway Gold Cup Finals on May 7, and then advanced in the San Diego County Superbowl. They defeated the top teams from Chula Vista in the first round and then San Marcos in the second round to bring home the gold medallion. Players include Luke Spriggs, Gavin LaFleur, Noah Culver, Jacob Jarvis, Jett Jurgens, Royce Ryan, Marcus Molloy, Jackson Kargacos and Shrehan Kundu. The coaches were Jeff Spriggs, Chris Jarvis and Alex Culver.