Santa Delivers $2.85 Million Multi-Match Jackpot Prize to Waldorf

December 28, 2014

Ties for fifth largest win in game’s history

Multi-Match_ClrOne lucky Lottery player received the best gift of all on Christmas by becoming Maryland’s newest multi-millionaire. A $2.85 million winning Multi-Match ticket from last night’s drawing was purchased in Waldorf.

The winner, who is the ninth to hit a Multi-Match jackpot in 2014, can choose between the annuity and a cash option of more than $2.2 million. The winning numbers were 2, 6, 13, 18, 23 and 24.

The ticket was purchased at the Safeway store located at 10 King St in Waldorf.

That retailer will receive a $2,850 bonus.

The winner has 182 days to claim the prize in person at Lottery headquarters at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore. It had been rolling since an Annapolis winner hit a $500,000 jackpot on July 31. The largest Multi-Match jackpot win ever was $4.8 million in 2009.

Multi-Match is a $2 in-state game. Players match between three and five numbers on any one line to win up to $1,000. Match between five and 18 numbers total on all three lines combined to win up to $2,000 more.To win the jackpot, players match all six numbers on any one line. In addition to the jackpot win, the drawing produced more than 35,000 winners between $2 and $2,000.

Watch the televised drawings at 11:22 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays on WBAL TV. Results also are available online at mdlottery.com and on your smart phone. Simply download the free MD Lottery app in the Apple and Android app stores.

2 Responses to Santa Delivers $2.85 Million Multi-Match Jackpot Prize to Waldorf

  1. It ought to be known whether the on December 28, 2014 at 4:32 pm

    Mega Millions ticket was purchased by a Charles County resident as well as this ticket. The county will get a huge chunk of change from both tickets, which should decrease the tax liability for the rest of the county, unless the Commissioners give a good enough reason why it shouldn’t.

    • dissident on December 29, 2014 at 1:07 pm

      Obama says, “Into your dream!”