A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner from Pierre is among the 9,517 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $41,325 in winnings from the September 9-10, 2011 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
Mega Millions got the winning rolling on September 9, 2011 with 397 winners splitting a total of $3,215 in prize money. Powerball paid out a total of $15,413 to 2,120 lucky South Dakota players. There were 2,569 Dakota Cash winners with a total of $3,750 in prizes awarded. Hot Lotto was the winning pick for 1,535 players who are sharing in a total of $8,763 in winnings. And there were 2,896 Wild Card 2 winners in all, splitting a total of $10,184 in prize money.