$94.8 million Powerball winning ticket sold in New York
For the second straight night, someone in the United States won a major jackpot.
One ticket sold in New York state for Wednesday’s Powerball took home the $94.8 million jackpot, according to the lottery website. On Tuesday, someone in Wisconsin won the $120 million Mega Millions jackpot.
The winning Powerball ticket, a quick pick, was sold at Minogue’s Beverage Center on Route 9 in Ballston Spa, near Saratoga Springs, according to the New York Lottery website.
The Powerball winning numbers drawn on Sept. 16, 2020 were: 10 – 17 – 31 – 51 – 53 and Powerball 1. The Powerplay was 2x
Wednesday’s winner will also have the cash option of $75.7 million.
In addition to the big winner, one ticket sold in Texas matched all five white balls and had the Powerplay to win $2 million.
One ticket sold in New York state for Wednesday's Powerball took home the $94.8 million jackpot.
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Meet the latest winners from your favorite lottery games. Remember, it only takes one ticket to win!
Lawrence Ginn / $1,000,000
RALEIGH – Lawrence Ginn of Washington, N.C. took home Wednesday a $1 million Powerball prize.
Ginn put together a set of lucky numbers that matched all five white balls in the Oct. 21 drawing, beating odds of 1 in 11.6 million.
Richard Martinez / $1,000,000
LANSING, Mich. – Patience paid off – to the tune of $1 million – for a Saginaw man who regularly plays Powerball.
Richard Martinez, 72, matched the five white balls – 05-12-34-45-56 – in the Aug. 15 drawing to win the big prize. He bought his winning ticket at the 7-Eleven, located at 7970 Gratiot Road in Saginaw.
Shelley Arnold / $1,000,000
Salem, Ore. – When Shelley Arnold realized she had won $1 million playing Powerball no one could see how happy she was.
“I was at Safeway and when I realized I won $1 million, my husband and the clerk couldn’t see how happy I was because I had a mask on!” she said. “I was very happy, in fact, I didn’t believe it.”
Not only did Arnold use the self-serve Lottery ticket scanner, she also had the clerk scan it, and she checked the numbers again at home.
Peter & Tammy Van Winkle / $1,000,000
Lincoln, NE – Peter and Tammy Van Winkle of Grand Island won $1 million playing Powerball from the Nebraska Lottery.
Van Winkle purchased his winning ticket at Fast Mart at 6835 North 27th Street in Lincoln. The ticket contained a single quick pick play that matched five out of five winning numbers (05, 21, 36, 61, 62) but not the winning Powerball number (18) from the July 25 drawing.
Thomas Cook & Joseph Feeney / $22 Million
MADISON, Wis. (July 23, 2020) – Friends Thomas Cook and Joseph Feeney shook hands in 1992, swearing if either one won the Powerball jackpot, they would split the winnings…no matter who bought the ticket. Tom, of Elk Mound, and Joe, of Menomonie, made good on that handshake when Tom realized a Powerball ticket he bought at Synergy Coop Exit 45 on 2100 County Rd. B in Menomonie for the June 10 drawing was the $22 Million jackpot winner.
Anonymous / $1,000,000
Dover, Del. – A 48-year-old Millsboro woman has won a $1,000,000 prize, before taxes, by matching the 5 white balls in the May 16th POWERBALL® drawing. The woman, who wished to remain anonymous, purchased the winning Quick Pick ticket at Royal Farms #123 – Oak Orchard in Millsboro.
Shanika Miller / $2,000,000
RALEIGH – Special numbers made up of birthdays and ages proved the right combination that unlocked a $2 million Powerball win for Shanika Miller of Durham.
“I keep my same numbers,” said Miller. “I never switch them up.”
Joe B. / $2,000,000
Congratulations to “Joe B” from Pueblo! Back on March 25, he won two $1 million Powerball prizes and he finally came in to claim them today.
Joe likes to play one play of his own numbers, and a couple more plays with Quick Picks. He bought a few Powerball plays in the morning at 7-Eleven on 926 Lake Ave, then stopped and bought a few more plays in the evening at Loaf N’ Jug on 2050 Lake Ave. Can you believe what amazing luck!
Dorothy Coffey / $50,000
Dorothy Coffey of Oliver Springs won $50,000 playing Powerball from the Tennessee Lottery. Coffey matched four white balls and the red Powerball in the April 8, 2020 drawing. She bought her winning ticket at Lucky’s Express Market on East Tri-County Blvd. in Oliver Springs, Tennessee.
Stephen Piechocinski / $1,000,000
Stephen Piechocinski of St. Louis is a frequent Powerball player with a morning routine of buying a ticket at his local convenience store on the way to work. As luck would have it, the morning Piechocinski’s routine was shaken up was the very day he would buy a ticket worth $1 million.
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Winning ticket sold for powerball Meet the latest winners from your favorite lottery games. Remember, it only takes one ticket to win! Lawrence Ginn / $1,000,000 RALEIGH – Lawrence Ginn