"It was really fun," Hunt said. "There were a lot of people there. I didn't really know what to expect. It was quite a shock to see that many people, but I should have expected that because it is state. But, it was nerve-racking to play in front of a judge."
Hunt became the first Crest Ridge student in more than 10 years to reach state competition
"He has spent a lot of time practicing and preparing and it has paid off," band director
Hunt wants to get a higher rating next year.
"I am hoping next year that I get a No. 1 instead of a 2," Hunt said.
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