Player added Power Play to lucky ticket bought in Monday’s drawing
Adding the $1 Power Play option to a Powerball ticket tripled a third-tier prize to $150,000 for a lucky player in the Monday, Jan. 9 drawing.
Although no one hit the jackpot, there were 14 third-tier winning tickets sold across the country. Maryland had 15,001 winners of prizes ranging from $4 to $150,000; 2,637 state players added the Power Play feature.
The Maryland Lottery is ready to welcome the lucky player who bought the $150,000 winning ticket at Triple A Tobacco located at 7954 Belair Road in Nottingham. The winning numbers were 18, 43, 48, 60 and 69; the Powerball was 14 and the Power Play multiplier was 3.
Lottery officials encourage all winners to sign the back of their tickets immediately and put them in a safe location. They get 182 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes.
Instructions on claiming prizes in person or by mail are available HERE. Players must redeem prizes larger than $25,000 by mail or at Lottery headquarters in the Montgomery Park Business Center, 1800 Washington Blvd., Suite 330 in Baltimore. The Lottery’s Customer Resource Center in Baltimore is open by appointment only (no walk-ins). Click HERE to schedule an appointment.
The Powerball jackpot rolled to an estimated $360 million annuity for the Wednesday, Jan. 11 drawing, with an estimated cash option of $188.7 million. This is the second third-tier winning Powerball ticket sold in 2023.
Winning Powerball numbers are available at mdlottery.com and on your smartphone by downloading the free MD Lottery app. Powerball is offered in 45 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $2 each. Players can add either Power Play to their tickets for an additional $1 or Double Play for an additional $1 or both for a total ticket cost of $4.