CHECK YOUR TICKETS: Watertown Powerball Player Wins $100,000
A Powerball ticket sold in Watertown is worth $100,000 following the Oct. 8, 2016 drawing.
The owner of the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to pick up the game’s $50,000 third prize but because they purchased the Power Play option for an additional $1 and the Power Play was 2, their prize was doubled to $100,000.
Winning numbers are 3, 54, 61, 64, 68, Powerball 9, Power Play 2. The odds of winning the third prize playing Powerball are 1:913,129.
The lucky ticket holder is advised to sign the back of the ticket immediately and put it in a safe place before contacting the Sioux Falls Lottery office at 605-367-5840 or the Pierre Lottery office at 605-773-5770.
Winners have 180 days to claim their prize. The offices are closed on Mon., Oct. 10, 2016 in honor of Native American Day.
Powerball is played in 44 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The jackpot currently sits at $107 million for the next drawing on Wed., Oct. 12, 2016.