By Michael Eng | Managing Editor
More than 25 high school bands from throughout the area brought their 2012 competitive shows to Plant City for the FBA District 7 Marching Music Performance Assessment event Nov. 3, at Strawberry Crest High School.
All three Plant City bands — Durant, Plant City and Strawberry Crest — performed along with bands from as as away as Lakewood Ranch and Tampa. Judges scored each in marching, music, general effect, auxiliary and percussion categories.
Durant, Plant City and Strawberry Crest all competed in the A division. Durant and Plant City both received an “Excellent” rating, while Strawberry Crest received a “Superior” rating.