Maryland players won two $50,000 prizes in Oct. 22 drawing
Get your tickets now for tonight’s Powerball drawing, which features the eighth-largest jackpot in the game’s history! No one hit the jackpot Saturday, which sent it rolling to an estimated annuity of $610 million for the Oct. 24 drawing with an estimated cash value of $292.6 million.
Two lucky Marylanders won $50,000 third-tier prizes in Saturday’s drawing while a total of 32,951 state residents won prizes ranging from $4 to $100. The winning numbers for the Oct. 22 drawing were 19, 25, 48, 55 and 60; the Powerball was 18 and the Power Play multiplier was x2.
The two Lottery retailers that sold $50,000-winning tickets in the Oct. 22 drawing are Express Mart, located at 15709 Hall Road in Bowie (Prince George’s County) and 7-Eleven #22921 located at 8101 Fenton Street in Silver Spring (Montgomery County). Check your tickets carefully if you bought them at these locations.
The Powerball jackpot has been hit five times this year, with the top amount of $632.6 million hit Jan. 5 and split between two tickets sold in California and Wisconsin.
Lottery officials encourage all winners to sign the backs 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 Claims Center in Baltimore is open by appointment only (no walk-ins). Click HERE to schedule an appointment.