Lucky ticket in Wednesday’s drawing sold by Royal Farms
Check your Powerball tickets, Maryland! Even though no one hit the $110 million jackpot in the Wednesday, March 11 drawing, one lucky player won $200,000 in our state and 11,869 others won prizes ranging from $4 to $100.
The Maryland Lottery is looking for the person who bought the lucky ticket at Royal Farms #35, located at 8803 Philadelphia Road in Baltimore. The winning numbers were 4, 29, 49, 50 and 67; the Powerball was 2 and the Power Play multiplier was 4. The $200,000 ticket matched four of the five winning numbers and also matched the Powerball number for a base prize of $50,000. The lucky player added Power Play option to the ticket, which quadrupled the winnings to $200,000.
Lottery officials encourage winners to sign the back of their tickets immediately and put them in a safe location. Winners have 182 days to claim their prize in person at Lottery headquarters, located at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore.
The Powerball jackpot rolled to $120 million for the Saturday, March 14 drawing, The cash option is $96.1 million.
Maryland is home to two Powerball jackpot wins: $128.8 million in December 2011 (Elkton, Cecil County) and $108.8 million in September 2011 (Abingdon, Harford County). In 2019, Maryland had five $1 million Powerball wins and in 2018 had one $1 million winners. This year, the state previously had 14 third-tier $50,000 winners to date and in 2019 had 53 third-tier winners.
Watch televised Powerball drawings at 11:22 p.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays on WBAL-TV. Winning 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. Odds of winning the jackpot are approximately 292 million to 1. Overall odds of winning any prize are about 25 to 1.