CT Lottery Official Web Site - Winners

 
SCRATCH GAMES WINNER!
Michael Jacobs Wins $100,000 Playing "$100,000 Casino"
Enfield Landscaper Rakes In $100,000 Prize
November 15, 2010 -- The ground may be full of fallen leaves, but Enfield landscaper, Michael Jacobs, was ready on the spot to rake in a $100,000 top prize from the instant game, "$100,000 Casino."

After making his $10 lottery purchase from a local Stop & Shop, Jacobs returned to his car to relax for a minute and to play his $100,000 Casino ticket. Shockingly, he revealed a matching pair of 7's with a prize value of $100,000. "I stared at the ticket for a minute or two, but I wasn't positive I could be right," Jacobs told lottery officials.

Jacobs walked back into the store to have the lottery clerk scan and validate his ticket. "He was very excited for me," said Jacobs. "We were screaming, high fiving and jumping up and down.”

Like many folks these days, Jacob's job as a landscaper is one that helps him make ends meet while looking for more permanent work. "I was an operations manager for a major car rental company. After I got laid off, I went to work with a friend in landscaping. "The prize money comes at an especially good time for Jacobs. "It'll help pay off some bills, but I will have to think more about what to do with the rest.”

Jacobs arrived at lottery headquarters in Rocky Hill recently to claim his check for $68,503 (prize value after taxes).

Stop & Shop, located on Hazard Avenue in Enfield sold Jacobs his top prize winning ticket, and will receive a $1,000 bonus for doing so.

More Stories

FEATURED WINNER STORIES
Winner Image 0
Manchester Brothers Share 5 Card Cash $255,555 Top Drawing Prize
Winner Image 1
A New Story Begins: Hurricane Sandy Survivors Claim “5 Card Cash” $255,555 Top Prize
Winner Image 2
Big Y World Class Market Bags Another “$25,000 a Year for Life” Prize Winning Ticket
Winner Image 3
Extra “Lucky” Quick Pick Rewards Winsted Man with “$25,000 a Year for Life”
Winner Image 4
Waitress Claims “$7,500 a Month for Life” Top Lottery Prize for $1,500,000
Winner Image 5
One steak and cheese grinder with a $250,000 prize winning lottery ticket on the side, please.
Winner Image 6
Another Ashford Resident “Hits the Big One” Wins Lottery “Super Draw” Top Prize
Winner Image 7
Instead of Counting Sheep, Lottery Winner Counts $100,000 in Prize Money
Winner Image 8
Bristol Man Wins $100,000 Lottery Prize for Being at the “Right Place at the Right Time”
Winner Image 9
Trumbull Retailer Sells “$25,000 a Year for Life” Lucky for Life™ Prize Winning Ticket
Winner Image 10
Stamford Sells Fourth $1,000,000 “Powerball” Prize Winning Ticket!
Winner Image 11
Lucky Danbury Resident Claims $1,000,000 Powerball Prize for Feb. 21
Winner Image 12
Waterbury's "Baker's Dozen + 3” Claim Mega Millions® $1,000,000 Prize for Jan. 9
Winner Image 13
Mystic Couple Wins a Whole “Lotto” Dough in the Snow—a $4.7 Million Jackpot!
Winner Image 14
Danbury Man Scores Lottery’s Big Game “50/50 Super Draw” $100,000 Top Prize
Winner Image 15
Norwalk Winner Scoops Up $1,000,000 Powerball Windfall Before the Blizzardy Snowfall
Winner Image 16
West Hartford Man is CT’s Newest $1,000,000 Top Prize Super Draw Winner!
Winner Image 17
New Britain Man Wins “5 Card Cash” $255,555 Top Drawing Prize
Winner Image 18
Colchester Resident Begins New Year with a $25,000 a Year for Life Prize Winning Combination!
Winner Image 19
Derby Mom Claims Memorable $20,000 “New Year’s $1,000,000 Super Draw” Prize
OUR WINNERS
 
 

Connecticut Lottery Corporation
777 Brook Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
ctlottery@ctlottery.org

Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8:30am - 4:30pm
Click here for Lottery closings

Winning Numbers Line: (860) 713-2000
Fax: (860) 713-2805

PLEASE PLAY RESPONSIBLY. Purchasers must be 18 or older.
The CLC makes no representation or guarantee as to the accuracy of the information contained on this website. By using this website, you agree to the terms contained
in our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. The information and materials in this website are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either, express or implied.
In the event of a discrepancy between information on the website regarding winning numbers, jackpots or prize payouts and the CLC’s enabling statutes, official rules,
regulations and procedures the enabling statutes, official rules, regulations and procedures shall prevail. All materials on this Website are owned by or licensed to the CLC.
Written permission required from the CLC in order to reproduce, distribute or display any images or content on this Website.
Copyright © 1999-2015. Connecticut Lottery Corporation. All rights reserved.