Pumpkin chunkin in Stonington

Matthew Bottaro, 12, of Pawcatuck a pulls back a slingshot to launch a pumpkin into a field with targets with his family and friends looking on while attending the Stonington Community Center's (COMO) annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities. (Dana Jensen/The Day)
Matthew Bottaro, 12, of Pawcatuck a pulls back a slingshot to launch a pumpkin into a field with targets with his family and friends looking on while attending the Stonington Community Center's (COMO) annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities. (Dana Jensen/The Day)

Matthew Bottaro, 12, of Pawcatuck a pulls back a slingshot to launch a pumpkin into a field with targets with his family and friends looking on while attending the Stonington Community Center's (COMO) annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017.  During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities.

Matthew Bottaro, 12, of Pawcatuck releases a slingshot to launch a pumpkin into a field with targets with his family and friends looking on while attending the Stonington Community Center's (COMO) annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities. (Dana Jensen/The Day)
Matthew Bottaro, 12, of Pawcatuck releases a slingshot to launch a pumpkin into a field with targets with his family and friends looking on while attending the Stonington Community Center's (COMO) annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities. (Dana Jensen/The Day)
Liam Bazydlo-Lamboy, 6, of Pawcatuck pulls back a large slingshot to launch a pumpkin into a field with targets while attending the Stonington Community Center's annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017.  During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities. (Dana Jensen/The Day)
Liam Bazydlo-Lamboy, 6, of Pawcatuck pulls back a large slingshot to launch a pumpkin into a field with targets while attending the Stonington Community Center's annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities. (Dana Jensen/The Day)
Liam Bazydlo-Lamboy, 6, of Pawcatuck looks to see where his pumpkin landed after launching it with a large slingshot into a field with targets while attending the Stonington Community Center's annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017.  During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities. (Dana Jensen/The Day)
Liam Bazydlo-Lamboy, 6, of Pawcatuck looks to see where his pumpkin landed after launching it with a large slingshot into a field with targets while attending the Stonington Community Center's annual Pumpkin Chunkin event at Owens Field Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. During the event there was also a ballista and a catapult available to launch pumpkins, a moon bounce, food and other activities. (Dana Jensen/The Day)

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