It may be just another hump day for some of us, but it’s a great Winner Wednesday for the following Lottery players!
Barbara Kooser of Cleveland won $250,000 in the Double Cash Doubler Top Prize Drawing. Kooser was one of the 27 semi-finalists in the drawing held August 15, 2017. She receives $177,500 after taxes. Kooser purchased the winning ticket from Marc’s #23, 15023 Puritas Avenue in Cleveland on March 24, 2016. Marc’s receives a $2,500 agent bonus for selling the qualifying winning ticket. Kooser said she was extremely grateful for the win. It will help pay medical bills for her husband.
Alva Miller of Cottageville won $242,000 after matching all five numbers in the September 2, 2017 Rolling Cash 5 game. She picked the numbers, purchasing the ticket from Roadside Hot Spot in Portland. After taxes Miller receives $171,820. Roadside Hot Spot receives a $500 agent bonus for selling a five-of-five Rolling Cash 5 winning ticket.
For Gerri Mathes of Zanesville, it’s a great Wednesday after claiming a $100,000 top prize on her favorite style instant game. She loves all Bingo style games because she said it takes a longer time to play and it’s more entertaining for her. She thought the ticket was worth $500 until she downloaded the Ohio Lottery app on her smart phone and scanned the ticket. It was then that she discovered it was a $100,000 winner. She said the app was very helpful and accurate in determining her prize. Mathes is using the windfall to help her daughter and she’s paying off her house. The Mathes Family and some friends celebrated with a bottle of champagne. South Sixty Market in Zanesville receives a $1,000 agent bonus for selling the top prize-winning Bingo Times 10 instant.
Mary Blakeman of Beaver won $20,000 on Monopoly Millionaires’ Club.
Thomas Tamura of Eastlake won $20,000 on Million Dollar Payday.
A first-time winner, Scott Sims of New Lexington won $20,000 on $300,000 Diamond Dollars. He said the windfall comes at a good time because he has had shoulder surgeries and has been off work. Sims says he will sock the money away until it is needed.
David Willrath of Mentor won $10,000 on $5 Million Cash Showcase.
Connie Harris of Parkersburg, WV won $10,000 on $500,000 Cashword. She will use her windfall to pay bills.
William Vaughn of New Boston won $10,000 on the Willy Wonka Golden Ticket.
Sarah Seeley of Circleville won $10,000 on the Willy Wonka Golden ticket. She’s using her win to furnish her new apartment. Seeley is pretty lucky when it comes to winning Ohio Lottery instant games. She won $10,000 on the $100,000 Fortune instant, earlier this year and won $1,000 on Triple Winning last year.