Player Alert: Five $50,000 Powerball Tickets Expiring

Players must claim first two tickets by February deadlines

The Maryland Lottery wants to help five lucky players claim their $50,000 Powerball prizes before the winning tickets from 2018 expire.

To win $50,000, players must match four numbers and the Powerball. Winners of Maryland Lottery draw games must claim prizes within 182 days of the drawing date. The first two of the five $50,000 tickets must be claimed before the end of February.

A $50,000 winner in the Aug. 11, 2018 drawing was sold on the day of the drawing at Burchmart #1 located at 27350 Three Notch Road in Mechanicsville. The winning numbers for that drawing were 5, 43, 56, 62 and 68; the Powerball was 24. The prize must be claimed by Feb. 9.

A winning ticket from the Aug. 25, 2018 drawing was purchased on Aug. 24 at Giant #141 located at 7940 Crain Highway in Glen Burnie. The winning numbers for that drawing were 20, 25, 54, 57 and 63; the Powerball was 8. The prize must be claimed by Feb. 23.

The other unclaimed $50,000 winning Powerball tickets are:

Oct. 13, 2018 drawing — Springdale Food Mart, 5703 Mt. Holly Road, East New Market, expires April 13.

Oct. 20, 2018 drawing — Dad’s Beer and Wine, 603 Hungerford Drive, Rockville, expires April 20.

Oct. 31, 2018 drawing — 7-Eleven #11631, 200 Back River Neck Road, Essex, expires May 1.

Winners should sign the backs of their tickets and bring them, with required identification (listed at, to the Maryland Lottery Customer Resource Center at 1800 Washington Boulevard in Baltimore.