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Rowan University hosts competition called pumpkin chunkin

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Rowan University has a little competition every fall straight out of the Middle Ages called pumpkin chunkin. 

How far can you fling a pumpkin using a trebuchet, a trebuchet, you have to design.

The university invites other colleges to come take their shot, and some high school teams as well. 

The Verona High School team designed the best catapult.

Congrats to teacher Jason Atkins for winning, the high school gets a 3D printer.

It was a primarily girls team that won.

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