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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

THURSDAY, JULY 1, 2021

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS

(850) 487-7727

communications@flalottery.com

LAND `O LAKES MAN CLAIMS A CLASSIC MILLION PLAYING
THE $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC SCRATCH-OFF GAME

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Mark McGeehan, 41, of Land `O Lakes claimed a $1 million prize from the $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC Scratch-Off game at the Tampa District Office. He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump sum payment of $710,000.00.

McGeehan purchased his winning ticket from Publix, located at 2121 Collier Parkway in Land `O Lakes. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $20 game, $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC, launched in October 2018 and gives players the opportunity to win up to $5,000,000. Overall odds of winning are one-in-2.99.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 75 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $1 billion for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2019-20.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $39 billion to enhance education and sending more than 880,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 99 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Lottery retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $75.6 billion in prizes and made more than 3,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Winning Numbers
Powerball with Double Play

Saturday, October 16, 2021

30-31-41-42-48-3-x3

Next Jackpot:

Monday, October 18, 2021

$65 Million

Winning Numbers

26-33-42-44-45-20

Mega Millions

Friday, October 15, 2021

3-20-31-34-65-18-x3

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

$94 Million

Florida Lotto with Double Play and EZmatch

Saturday, October 16, 2021

10-21-27-30-31-32

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

$6.75 Million


5-22-38-39-47-52

Saturday, October 16, 2021

4-25-26-44-58-4

Top Prize:

Sunday, October 17, 2021

$1,000/Day for Life

Friday, October 15, 2021

1-25-28-29-41-44

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

$300,000

Saturday, October 16, 2021

6-11-18-23-35

Pick 5

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -7-5-5-8-76

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -9-4-6-3-74

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -3-2-2-26

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -9-4-5-64

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -3-3-76

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -7-1-04

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -3-46

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -5-84