Jairol Red, left, and his son Jairol Harris-Red pose last week at Downey High. Since Red was diagnosed with cancer, sports has become a family haven. Red will join the basketball coaching staff to help guide his son this winter.
Jairol Red, left, and his son Jairol Harris-Red pose last week at Downey High. Since Red was diagnosed with cancer, sports has become a family haven. Red will join the basketball coaching staff to help guide his son this winter. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com
Jairol Red, left, and his son Jairol Harris-Red pose last week at Downey High. Since Red was diagnosed with cancer, sports has become a family haven. Red will join the basketball coaching staff to help guide his son this winter. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com

Sports as an escape: While undergoing chemo, Red will coach at Downey to be near son

October 16, 2017 09:36 AM