A $10,000 Powerball winner is among the 10,612 winners who are sharing in a total of $48,069 in prize money from the March 8-9, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
The winning Powerball ticket, sold in Burke, matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the game's third prize. There were 2,111 Powerball winners in all from the March 9, 2011 drawing, splitting a total of $22,948 in winnings. Dakota Cash paid out a total of $4,233 in prize money to 2,541 South Dakota players. Wild Card 2 proved a winning game for 3,768 players who are sharing $7,080 in winnings. Hot Lotto sizzled for 1,533 players to the tune of $8,382. And in the March 8, 2011 Mega Millions drawing, there were 659 South Dakota winners splitting a total of $5,426 in prize money.