Powerball ticket sold in Boerne, TX matches five numbers to win $1-Million
Released by the Texas Lottery Commission:
(AUSTIN) – While
one jackpot winning ticket for last night's record Powerball®
drawing was sold in Florida, one lucky Texan matched five numbers
(10-13-14-22-52), but not the Powerball (11) to win $1 million.
Additionally, 19 Texas tickets matched four numbers plus the Powerball to
win $10,000. Since five of those players also purchased the Power Play®option, their prizes are increased to $40,000. Overall, there were 471,863
winning Powerball tickets sold in Texas for last night's drawing and
7,598,547 sold nationwide.
"We're excited about the new Texas
millionaire created as a result of last night's record-setting Powerball
drawing," said Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery®.
"But we're even more excited about how our incredible sales helped generate
more revenue for public education."
yesterday's peak selling period between 7:00 p.m. and 7:59 p.m., the Texas
Lottery had $2,202,278 in sales. For that same hour, sales per minute were
The Texas $1 million winning ticket
was sold at the J.W. Hope #2 (Quick Pantry) located at 942 N. Main St. in
The final amount of the advertised
$600 million jackpot was $590.5. This was the largest Powerball jackpot
ever and the second-largest jackpot in history for any lottery game.