Player bought lucky ticket in Nov. 7 drawing
Maryland’s Eastern Shore is the home of our newest $50,000 Powerball winner! A lucky player won the third-tier prize in the Saturday, Nov. 7 drawing. Although no one hit the jackpot, there were 13,770 winning tickets sold in Maryland for the Nov. 7 drawing, with prizes ranging from $4 to $50,000.
The Maryland Lottery is looking for the player who bought the $50,000 winning ticket at Royal Farms #080, which is located at 32303 Queen Anne Highway in Queen Anne. The winning numbers were 14, 16, 37, 48 and 58; the Powerball was 18. This was the 34th third-tier Powerball win in Maryland during 2020.
Lottery officials encourage all winners to sign the backs 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. Winners typically get 182 days from the date of the drawing to claim prizes. However, the Lottery has temporarily extended claiming deadlines due to Maryland’s COVID-19 state of emergency.
The $50,000 winner can claim the prize by mail or in person by appointment at the Lottery Customer Resource Center in Baltimore. Winners of smaller prizes can claim them by mail, at Lottery retailers or by appointment at Lottery headquarters. Get details on how to claim by mail here, how to schedule an appointment here and how to cash prizes of up to $5,000 at Lottery retailers here.
The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $158 million for the Nov. 11 drawing, with a cash option of $123.6 million. The last Powerball jackpot win was for $94.8 million and came in the Sept. 16 drawing, with the winning ticket sold in New York.
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.