Ishpeming High School softball holding benefit at Perkins on Saturday

MARQUETTE – A benefit to raise funds for the new Ishpeming High School girls varsity softball team will be held Saturday at the Perkins Restaurant in Marquette.

Team members will be making and serving pancake meals from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. that day. All tips will go to the girls and Perkins will donate 25 percent of sales to the team.

Money raised will go toward covering travel expenses and the purchase of equipment for the self-funded squad.