A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 10,080 lucky South Dakota players sharing in a total of $47,954 in prize money from the August 30-31, 2011 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
There were 3,046 Wild Card 2 winners in all splitting a total of $10,221 in winnings. Mega Millions paid out a total of $4,358 to 399 people. Powerball proved profitable for 2,623 South Dakota players who won a total of $19,800. Dakota Cash paid out $3,902 to 2,521 South Dakota players. And Hot Lotto was the way to win for 1,491 players in the state who pocketed a total of $9,673.