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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
(850) 487-7727

OCKLAWAHA MAN CLAIMS $1 MILLION PRIZE PLAYING THE;
$5,000,000 MONOPOLY™ FLORIDA EDITION SCRATCH-OFF GAME

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Willie Metcalf, 57, of Ocklawaha, claimed a $1 million prize in the $5,000,000 MONOPOLY™ FLORIDA EDITION Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $770,000.

Metcalf purchased his winning ticket from Lake Weir Grocery, located at 13521 County Road 25 in Ocklawaha. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $20 Scratch-Off game, $5,000,000 MONOPOLY FLORIDA EDITION, launched in July 2016, and features more than $346 million in prizes, including six top prizes of $5,000,000 and 20 prizes of $1 million. The game?s overall odds of winning are one-in-2.97.

Scratch-Offs are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, generating more than $784 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in FY 2016-17, and comprising approximately 68 percent of ticket sales.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $32 billion to education and sending more than 750,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and contributions to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $52.4 billion in prizes and made more than 1,900 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Winning Numbers

Saturday, September 16, 2017

17-18-24-25-31-24-x2

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

$40 Million

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

9-28-31-50-61-10-x2

Next Jackpot:

Friday, September 22, 2017

$104 Million

Saturday, September 16, 2017

10-31-45-50-51-52-x5

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

$6.5 Million

Monday, September 18, 2017

4-21-26-35-42-2

Top Prize:

Thursday, September 21, 2017

$1,000/Day for Life

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

19-24-26-36-15

Next Jackpot:

Friday, September 22, 2017

$1 Million

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

6-17-23-26-36

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

 -5-1-1-4-7

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

 -5-5-2-8-8

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

 -9-9-4-0

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

 -2-7-7-4

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

 -2-2-4

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

 -6-4-2

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

 -8-8

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

 -5-6