8,346 South Dakota players won a total of $28,849 in cash from the December 24-25, 2013 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
Powerball led the way, handing out a total of $9,892 in prize money to 1,097 lucky winners. Hot Lotto made 869 people in the state a total of $5,592 richer. Wild Card 2 was a winning pick for 2,579 South Dakotans who won a total of $5,549. Christmas Eve's Mega Millions drawing resulted in 1,532 winners with a total of $4,291 won. And there were 2,269 Dakota Cash winners with a total of $3,525 won.