The Week in Winners: Severn Mega Millions Ticket Makes a New Maryland Millionaire

Players across Maryland won more than $28.7 million during week ending Jan. 23

The Mega Millions jackpot is rolling, and one Maryland Lottery player in Severn won a $1 million second-tier prize in the national jackpot game last week. Meanwhile, five Maryland Lottery scratch-off players landed $100,000 wins on tickets purchased in Berlin, Clinton, Dundalk, Forestville and Takoma Park.

With no jackpot winner in the Jan. 21 Mega Millions drawing, the jackpot for the next drawing on Jan. 25 rolled to an estimated annuity value of $396 million, with an estimated cash option of $273.6 million.

In all, 25 players across the state won or claimed prizes of $10,000 or more, and the Lottery paid more than $28.7 million in prizes in the seven days ending Jan. 23.

Winners of prizes larger than $25,000 must redeem their tickets at the Maryland Lottery Claims Center in Baltimore, which is open by appointment only. Prizes of up to $5,000 can be claimed at any of more than 400 Expanded Cashing Authority Program (XCAP) locations. All Maryland Lottery retailers are authorized to redeem tickets up to and including $600. More information is available on the How To Claim page of

Here is the weekly roundup of big winners:

Scratch-off Prizes Claimed Jan. 17-23:

$100,000 Prizes

$50,000 Prizes

$10,000 Prizes

  • $10,000 Lucky, Marley’s Convenience Store, 7900 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie
  • $10,000 Lucky, One Stop Travel Plaza, 12615 Crain Highway, Newberg
  • $10,000 Lucky, Triple A Tobacco, 7954 Belair Road, Nottingham
  • $5,000 Loaded, 7-Eleven #11591, 5402 Randolph Road, Rockville
  • Big Cash Riches, GT’s Handi Mart, 25313 Military Road, Cascade
  • Big Cash Riches, Tony’s Liquors, 12637 Laurel-Bowie Road, Laurel
  • Cash, Aspen Hill Citgo, 13615 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring
  • Deluxe Crossword 6th Edition, Eastover Liquors, 4909-4913 Indian Head Highway, Oxon Hill
  • Gold, Watkins Mill Beer & Wine, 857 Russell Avenue, Gaithersburg
  • Money Explosion, Garden Liquors, 5401 Belair Road, Baltimore
  • Money Explosion, Lyndwood Exxon, 6070 Marshalee Drive, Elkridge
  • Money Explosion, Stevensville Last Stop, 101 Duke Street, Stevensville
  • Power 10s, Fastop #53, 8054 Bayside Road, Chesapeake Beach

FAST PLAY and Draw Game Tickets Sold for Drawings Jan. 17-23:


  • $50,000 ticket sold Jan. 20 at Jessup Shell, 2753 Annapolis Road, Hanover (unclaimed as of Jan. 24)


  • $30,000 MONOPOLYTM Game Tokens ticket sold Jan. 18 at 7-Eleven #11688, 6201 Suitland Road, Camp Springs (claimed)


  • $16,000 ticket sold Jan. 18 at Bryans Road US Fuel, 3155 Marshall Hall Road, Bryans Road (claimed)


  • $1 million ticket sold Jan. 18 at 7-Eleven #25410, 500 Donaldson Avenue, Severn (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.

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