EASTON, Mass. (December 20, 2017) - Stonehill College's Strength and Conditioning Coach Mark Zabicki hosted the program's first fundraiser in the Sally Blair Sports Complex varsity weight room on Saturday, December 2. "Benching to Break Barriers", a bench press competition aimed to raise awareness for sexual assault and domestic violence benefitted Penelope's Place, a Brockton-based non-profit providing health and human services to Southeastern Massachusetts. Many varsity athletic teams were in attendance, as well as club sports, staff, and Stonehill students. The event raised around $1,700 and Zabicki looks to grow the fundraiser and platform for raising awareness for sexual assault and domestic violence.