CT Lottery Official Web Site - Winners

 
SCRATCH GAMES WINNER!
Miguel Reyes Wins $100,000 Playing CT Lottery’s "$100,000 Cashword 3"
Hampton Resident Struck By Luck, Wins $100,000 Lottery Prize
June 16, 2011 -- During a recent round of powerful thunderstorms, Miguel Reyes, 61, of Hampton was safe at home, passing the time with a CT Lottery “$100,000 Cashword 3” instant game ticket.  “I do a lot of crossword puzzles, so I enjoy playing these games.  I especially like the ‘Bonus’ word,” said Reyes, who is retired.  As he scratched his ticket, Reyes was struck, not by a bolt of lightning, but by luck—when his $100,000 Cashword 3 ticket revealed six red words, a top prize winning combination worth $100,000.  “What a great belated birthday present!  It was my birthday on Monday, and Thursday, I win $100,000.  It’s been a heck of a week!” Reyes exclaimed.

“When I saw that I won $100,000, I didn’t believe it.  I just sat there, and looked at it, put it down, and looked at it again,” Reyes said with a laugh.  “Then I asked my wife to look at the ticket to make sure it was right—when she saw what we won, she started crying.”

 

Reyes, an avid golfer, arrived at CT Lottery headquarters in Rocky Hill last Friday—just before his mid-morning tee time—where he accepted a check for $68,503 (prize value after taxes).  “This will help to pay some bills and make some home repairs, Reyes told lottery officials.
 
Reyes’ winning $100,000 Cashword 3 ticket was purchased at EZ Mart located at 17 Willimantic Road in Chaplin.  For selling the $100,000 prize winning ticket, EZ Mart will receive a $1,000 selling bonus from the CT Lottery.

More Stories

FEATURED WINNER STORIES
Winner Image 0
Seventh “5 Card Cash” Winner Claims $255,555 Top Drawing Prize
Winner Image 1
Wallingford Man is 18th “Super Cashword 16” $50,000 Top Prize Winner
Winner Image 2
Canterbury Man Gets “Bejeweled” and Instantly Wins $50,000 Top Prize
Winner Image 3
Avon Man Becomes 14th “Lucky for Life” Winner in CT to Claim “$25,000 a Year for Life” 2nd Prize
Winner Image 4
Stratford’s “Lucky for Life” Winner Claims “$25,000 a Year for Life” Second Prize
Winner Image 5
Oh What a Feeling—Burlington Man Finds “$100,000 Prize Win” in Six Red Words
Winner Image 6
Long-Awaited Lucky for Life Second Prize for February 27th is Claimed
Winner Image 7
Good Karma Pays Off—Tolland Resident Wins $25,000 Prize
Winner Image 8
First of Two “Lucky for Life” Second Prize Winning Tickets Claimed for July 28
Winner Image 9
Lucky Number “7” is Just the Ticket for Bristol’s $77,777 Prize Winner
Winner Image 10
Manchester Resident Wins Connecticut’s “Lotto” Jackpot for $3,600,000
Winner Image 11
Scores of “Summertime Super Draw” Winners Step Forward to Claim Their Prizes
Winner Image 12
Norwalk Man is 6th “5 Card Cash” Winner to Claim $255,555 Top Prize
Winner Image 13
Groton’s $255,555 Top Prize Winner Celebrates “5 Card Cash” Match
Winner Image 14
West Hartland Man Gets “Lucky” and Wins $25,000 a Year for Life Prize
Winner Image 15
Summertime Super Draw Winner Claims $1,000,000 Top Prize for July 6
Winner Image 16
Greenwich “Powerball” Winner Celebrates Holiday Weekend with $1,000,000 Prize Win
Winner Image 17
First Day of Summer is a Hot One for Moosup’s $2,000,000 Powerball Prize Winner
Winner Image 18
Farmington’s “5 Card Cash” Top Prize Winner Celebrates Good News with Family
Winner Image 19
Hamden Resident Claims “Unbelievable” Prize Worth $5,000 a Month for Life!
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 Disclaimer 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 © 1999-2014. Connecticut Lottery Corporation. All rights reserved.