11,722 South Dakota players are saying"I'm a winner!" following the October 21-22, 2011 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
A total of $50,368 in prize money was won. Powerball led the way, paying out $28,586 to 4,036 lucky winners in the state. Hot Lotto handed out a total of $10,554 to 1,786 players. Wild Card 2 wowed for 2,839 South Dakotans who are sharing in a total of $4,533 in winnings. Dakota Cash paid out a total of $3,921 to 2,706 players. And there were 355 Mega Millions winners splitting a total of $2,774.