11,811 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $39,279 in cash following the December 18-19, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
There were 1,541 Powerball winners with a total of $12,671 won. Hot Lotto sizzled to the tune of $10,099 for 1,673 lucky South Dakotans. Wild Card 2 was a winning play for 4,163 people who shared in a total of $7,517 in prize money. Dakota Cash paid out a total of $6,133 to 4,022 players in the state. And there were 412 Mega Millions winners with a total of $2,859 won.