Press Room

Waterloo Man Wins $10,000 Lottery Prize

Rodney Shimp Wins Big Prize in 'Blazing Hot 7s Game Book' Scratch Game

Rodney Shimp

DES MOINES, Iowa - A Waterloo man has won a $10,000 lottery prize.

Rodney Shimp claimed the sixth of 10 prizes of $10,000 available in the Iowa Lottery's "Blazing Hot 7s Game Book" instant-scratch game.

Shimp claimed his prize Friday at the lottery's regional office in Cedar Rapids. He purchased his winning ticket at Casey's, 1604 La Porte Road in Waterloo.

Blazing Hot 7s Game Book, a $20 instant-scratch ticket, is the second game book product offered by the lottery. Each ticket in the game is actually a booklet with multiple games spread across six pages. The game's top prize is $100,000 and players can win multiple times in each booklet.

Blazing Hot 7s Game Book tickets will be void if any pages are separated from the book. The overall odds of winning a prize in the game are 1 in 2.52.

Five top prizes of $100,000 are still up for grabs in Blazing Hot 7s Game Book, along with four prizes of $10,000, 256 prizes of $1,000 and thousands of prizes from $100 to $500.

Return to top↑