8,717 South Dakota players won a total of $33,442 in cash from the August 31- September 1, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
Powerball made 1,739 people a total of $14,332 richer. Hot Lotto sizzled for 1,143 South Dakotans, paying out a total of $6,939 in prize money. Wild Card 2 was the way to win for 2,735 people who pocketed a total of $4,387. There were 544 Mega Millions winners in South Dakota, splitting a total of $4,017. And Dakota Cash paid out a total of $3,767 to 2,556 lucky players.