A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 9,861 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $48,410 in prizes from the Sept. 2-3, 2011 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
There were 2,153 Wild Card 2 winners in all with total prizes won of $9,802. Mega Millions paid out a total of $2,300 to 357 lucky people. Powerball proved profitable for 3,041 South Dakota players who are sharing in a total of $23,114 in winnings. Dakota Cash was the winning pick for 2,789 people who won a total of $4,314. And Hot Lotto sizzled to the tune of $8,880 for 1,521 players in the state.