First in Fright is a Punkin Chunkin Trebuchet team based  in Carrboro, NC. 

We throw blameless gourds thousands of feet, just to watch 'em fly.  Back off...  we're scientists of splat!

A google sketchup model of our 2010-2014 machine is available at

Recent Announcements

  • Delaware Here we Come! First in Fright is headed for the World Championship Punkin Chunkin in Bridgeville, Delaware this Nov 4-6.  See you there!
    Posted Oct 10, 2016, 5:55 PM by Trey Greer
  • 2015 Clay County Punkin Chunkin We're chunking this year at the Clay County Punkin Chunkin in Brasstown, NC, on October 17-18 2015.  Hope to see you there!
    Posted Oct 8, 2015, 7:15 AM by Trey Greer
  • Clay County Punkin Chunkin First in Fright is competing at the Clay County Punkin Chunkin in Brasstown, NC on October 24-26.  We promise not to throw any ...
    Posted Oct 6, 2014, 4:29 AM by Trey Greer

  • Posted Oct 16, 2013, 10:24 AM by Trey Greer
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