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NASHVILLE— Congrats to a Tennessee Cash player in Nashville who won $80,607 Friday, Aug. 10, by matching five of six numbers drawn.

No information about the winner is available until the prize is claimed. 

About the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation

The Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation (TEL) has closed its Fiscal Year with an all-time high for sales and proceeds for education. With record gross total sales for the year of $1.73 billion, the TEL will return an all-time high of $421.7 million for all education programs funded by the Lottery, which exceeds the prior year education funding by 9.1 percent.

All told, the Lottery has generated more than $4.6 billion for education in the state since its inception on Jan. 20, 2004.

A lucky Tennessee Cash player in Jonesborough in Washington County won the $718,368 jackpot Friday night. And a Corryton, Knox County Powerball player won $50,000 Saturday night by matching four of the five white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball.

No information is available about the winners until the prizes are claimed. 

A lucky Powerball player in Bruceton in Carroll County won $50,000 from the July 11, 2018, drawing by matching four of the five white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball. No information about the winner is available until the prize is claimed.

Congrats to a lucky Tennessee Lottery Powerball player in Germantown, who won $150,000 from the drawing held July 7, 2018, by matching four of the white ball numbers drawn plus the Powerball.

After checking his Powerball numbers against those drawn on June 30, 2018, Jack Canfield of Maryville knew he had won a prize, but he wasn’t sure how much. He immediately called his son Todd, who did a quick internet search to find out. The result? A cool one-million dollars.

Fireworks have started early for a lucky Powerball player in Maryville, who won $1 million on June 30, 2018, by matching all five white numbers drawn. This is the 239th Tennessee Lottery prize won of $1 million or more since inception

This very lucky Camden winner smiled “till her face cracked” after winning the Cash 4 Life jackpot of $1,000 a day for life on June 21, 2018. Who can blame her? After getting numbers from a quick pick Cash 4 Life play a couple years ago, she kept playing those same numbers because they had special meaning. The winning ticket was purchased at Pockets on Hwy. 641.

This is the first time this game’s top prize has been won in Tennessee. Congrats!

Just imagine: $1,000 a day … for life! That’s what a lucky “Cash 4 Life” player in Camden won last night, making them the first jackpot winner of that game in Tennessee. The unique prize is paid in annual installments for the winner’s lifetime.

Mark Davis arrived bright and early today at the Tennessee Lottery’s Knoxville claim office to collect the $100,000 prize he won last night playing Powerball. The Knoxville plumber was one of two lucky winners who won $100,000 each by matching four of the five white ball numbers drawn plus the red Powerball. 

 

Twice was nice for a lucky Shelbyville man, who won big the second time he played Powerball. Matthew Reed, a cabinet maker, won a cool $2 million Saturday, June 16, 2018, playing the popular game.

 

Powerball player in Shelbyville won a cool $2 Million on June 16, 2018, by matching all five white numbers drawn. And since the lucky player added the Power Play option for an extra dollar, the prize was doubled. 

Congrats to a lucky Tennessee Lottery Powerball player in Clinton, who won $150,000 last night by matching four of the white ball numbers drawn plus the Powerball. The base prize for that prize level is $50,000, but since the Clinton winner added the Power Play option for an extra dollar, the prize was multiplied by last night’s multiplier, which was 3. No information is available about the winner until the prize is claimed.

Jake Haight of Old Hickory is ready to hit the road this summer after winning a 2018 Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4x4 from the Tennessee Education Lottery. 

“I’m so excited, you have no idea,” said Jake, a carpenter whose primary vehicle is—was—a work truck. “I think I’ll visit family in Pennsylvania,” he said. Jake picked up the Jeep® today at Rockie Williams’ Premier Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram in Mt. Juliet.

A lucky Tennessee Cash player in South Pittsburg won a near-record jackpot of $2,060,705 Friday night. And a Knoxville Powerball player won $50,000 Saturday night by matching four of the five white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball. 

As the Powerball jackpot continues to grow--now at $233 million--thousands win prizes in the game's eight other levels. This includes a lucky player in Smyrna who won $50,000 on May 5, 2018, by matching four of the five white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball. 

A lucky Powerball player in Fayetteville won $50,000 from the April 28 drawing by matching four of the five white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball. This prize is just one of nine total ways to win playing the popular game. No information about the winner is available until the prize is claimed.

The Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation has again set records for sales as it closes out its third quarter of Fiscal Year 2018. Additionally, gross sales since the beginning of Fiscal Year 2018, which began on July 1, 2017, are 9 percent ahead of the same time period last year.

The third quarter’s $107.3 million transfer to the Lottery for Education Account is the second highest of any quarter since the Lottery began selling tickets on January 20, 2004, and brings the total amount generated for education to more than $4.5 billion.

The Tennessee Lottery’s “Play It Again!” program awarded more than $3.6 million to 14 lucky Tennesseans this week, with prizes ranging from $1,000 to $2 million. Players win by entering non-winning instant tickets online, and most can’t believe they’ve won when notified that their entry had been drawn. Click headline for highlights from just a few of the winners.

There are more prizes to win playing Powerball than just the multi-million-dollar jackpot. Last night's drawing created 12,315 winning Powerball tickets of various prize levels in Tennessee, including one worth $50,000, purchased in Rutledge.

The player won by matching 4 of the 5 white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball number. No additional information is available until the prize is claimed.

A Portland man says many of his friends didn’t believe him when he told them he’d won $75,000 playing the Tennessee Lottery’s Lady Jumbo Bucks instant game. And it’s no wonder:  he won the prize on April Fool’s Day.

Congrats to a lucky Tennessee Lottery Powerball player in Knoxville, who won $100,000 from the March 21, 2018, drawing by matching four of the white ball numbers drawn plus the Powerball.

NASHVILLE--As the Powerball jackpot continues to rise--now at $455 million--thousands of players win cash from the game's eight additional prize levels. This includes two Tennessee players who won $150,000 each in Ardmore and Fayetteville last night, and another in Munford who won $50,000. 

 

Two Powerball players in west Tennessee--one in Stanton (Haywood County) and the other in Memphis--are each holding a Powerball ticket worth $100,000 after the drawing held March 3, 2018. 

An Oliver Springs man plans to take a “long-needed” vacation after winning $100,000 playing the Tennessee Lottery’s KENO To Go game. KENO To Go http://www.tnlottery.com/kenovideo/ is a Tennessee-only game that launched in August 2017 featuring drawings every five minutes.

Media Contacts

Kym Gerlock

Director, Communications
Phone (615) 324-6556

Rachel Petrie

Communications Specialist
Phone (615) 324-6555

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