The Week in Winners: $250,000 Powerball Ticket Sold in Thurmont; Several Big Prizes Unclaimed

Substantial scores in Aberdeen, Callaway, Baltimore among $26.1 million won in past week

Maryland Lottery players won or claimed nearly $26.1 million in prizes from Aug. 26-Sept. 1, highlighted by a winning Powerball ticket worth $250,000 sold in Thurmont in the Aug. 31 drawing. The prize is unclaimed.

The Powerball hit was a third-tier prize, typically worth $50,000, but the lucky player paid an extra $1 to add the Power Play multiplier feature. A Power Play multiplier of 5 increased the prize to a cool quarter million. Check your tickets! The winning numbers to match are 14, 41, 50, 56 and 57; the Powerball was 18. The lucky sale took place at 7-Eleven #39147 located at 140 Frederick Road. The winner must claim the prize at Maryland Lottery headquarters in Baltimore.

In all, 19 tickets worth $10,000 or more were sold or claimed in the seven days ending Sept. 1, including 11 scratch-offs and eight draw game tickets.

Here is the weekly roundup of prizes, in addition to the $250,000 Powerball prize:

Scratch-off Prizes Claimed

$50,000 Prizes


$30,000 Prize


$10,000 Prizes


Draw Game Tickets Purchased


  • – $15,000 ticket purchased Sept. 1 at CarterQue BBQ & Grilling Co., 1310 South Main Street, Mt. Airy (unclaimed)


Mega Millions

  • – $10,000 ticket purchased Aug. 26 at 7-Eleven #33430, 401 Manning Road, Accokeek (unclaimed)
  • – $10,000 ticket purchased Aug. 24 at Plus Mart, 1202 East Patrick Street #15, Frederick (unclaimed)
  • – $10,000 ticket purchased Aug. 30 at Wheaton Winery, 2211 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring (unclaimed)



  • – $43,018 ticket purchased Sept. 1 at Aberdeen Sunoco, 607 South Philadelphia Boulevard, Aberdeen (unclaimed)
  • – $16,907.30 ticket purchased Sept. 1 at Royal Farms #011, 5232 Harford Road, Baltimore (unclaimed)
  • – $13,346 ticket purchased Sept. 1 at Lewisdale Market, 7701 23rd Avenue, Hyattsville

Thousands of other people won amounts ranging from a few dollars to a few thousand dollars. On average, Maryland Lottery players won more than $3.7 million a day in Fiscal Year 2019.

The Maryland Lottery encourages players to check their tickets by scanning them at any Lottery retailer or with the Lottery’s mobile apps. Winners have 182 days from the date of a drawing to claim their prizes. For scratch-off games, winners have 182 days from the announced end-of-game date to claim prizes, with last claim dates published in the scratch-off section of