Two $5,000 Wild Card 2 winners are among the 11,967 lucky players who are sharing in a total of $54,703 in winnings from the March 11-12, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
One Wild Card 2 ticket was sold in Sturgis and the other in Sioux Falls. There were 4,142 South Dakota winners in all for Wild Card 2, splitting a total of $15,779 in prize money from the March 12 drawing. Powerball paid out a total of $19,612 to 2,592 lucky players. Dakota Cash was the way to win for 2,898 people in the state who are each pocketing a share of $4,044 in winnings. Hot Lotto sizzled for 1,641 people, handing out a total of $10,985 in winnings. And for the March 11, 2011 Mega Millions drawing, there were 694 South Dakota winners and a total amount won of $4,283.