The Week in Winners: Big Prizes in Gaithersburg, Silver Spring, Germantown, Joppa, Ocean City Highlight the Week

Players across Maryland won or claimed $27.9 million during the week ending Oct. 4

A Powerball ticket worth $100,000 purchased in Gaithersburg and a scratch-off also worth $100,000 sold in Silver Spring topped this week’s list of the Maryland Lottery’s biggest wins.

Three scratch-off prizes of $50,000 each were delivered on tickets sold in Germantown, Joppa and Ocean City.

In all, Lottery players won or claimed more than $27.9 million in the seven days ending Oct. 4, including 35 tickets worth $10,000 or more that were either sold or claimed during that span.

The Maryland Lottery Claims Center in Baltimore is open by appointment only. Lottery prizes up to and including $25,000 can be claimed at five of Maryland’s six casinos with no appointment necessary. Prizes of $25,001 or more must be claimed by appointment at the Lottery Claims Center in Baltimore. More information is available on the How To Claim page of

Here is the weekly roundup of big winners:

Scratch-off Prizes Claimed From Sept. 28 Through Oct. 4:

$100,000 Prize

$50,000 Prizes

  • Ca$h Payout, Middlebrook Sunoco, 11606 Middlebrook Road, Germantown
  • James Bond 007TM, Freddie’s Fine Wine, 1411 South Mountain Road, Suite E, Joppa
  • $, Route 50 Carryout, 12827 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City

$20,200 Prizes

  • 2020 Cash, AC&T #240, 1701 Dual Highway, Hagerstown
  • 2020 Cash, Giant #322, 11602 Reisterstown Road, Reisterstown
  • 2020 Cash, Rodman’s Discount Stores, 4301 Randolph Road, Silver Spring

$10,000 Prizes

FAST PLAY and Draw Game Tickets Sold for Drawings From Sept. 28 through Oct. 4:


  • $10,000 Match for Cash ticket sold Oct. 1 at Pop’s Grocery and Deli, 7459 East Furnace Branch Road, Glen Burnie (unclaimed as of Oct. 5)

Mega Millions

  • $10,000 ticket sold Sept. 28 at Crofton Liquors, 1641 Route 3, Crofton (claimed)


  • $100,000 advance-play ticket sold Sept. 15 (for the Oct. 3 drawing) at Flower Hill Beer and Wine, 18253 Flower Hill Way, Gaithersburg (unclaimed as of Oct. 5)


  • $23,150 ticket sold Sept. 29 at Woodlawn Shell, 6600 Security Boulevard, Baltimore (claimed)
  • $23,150 ticket sold Sept. 29 at Donut Connection, 21800 North Shangri La Drive, Lexington Park (claimed)
  • $23,150 ticket sold Sept. 29 at Eastern Avenue BP, 4501 Eastern Avenue, Mount Rainier (unclaimed as of Oct. 5)
  • $12,086 ticket sold Oct. 3 at Jolly’s Food Mart, 1500 North Monroe Street, Baltimore (unclaimed as of Oct. 5)
  • $11,997.40 ticket sold Sept. 30 at High’s #064, 5655 Telegraph Road, Elkton (claimed)

The Maryland Lottery encourages players to check their tickets by scanning them at any Lottery retailer or with the Lottery’s mobile apps. Draw game winners have 182 days from the date of a drawing to claim their prizes, and scratch-off winners have 182 days from the announced end-of-game date, though there is a grace period for tickets that expire during the COVID-19 state of emergency.

Last claim dates for scratch-off tickets are published in the scratch-off section of