Winners

Winners Gallery

We have lots of big winners here at the Iowa Lottery! Click on their photos to learn more.

Peter Ripperger $30,000
Crossword
Peter Ripperger
Red Oak
won 3/24/15
Peter Ripperger

$30,000

Crossword
Peter Ripperger
Red Oak

A winning "Crossword" scratch ticket ended up being worth a lot more than a southwest Iowa man originally thought.

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Mercedees Elton $10,000
Betty Boop™ LIMITED
Mercedees Elton
Forest City
won 3/23/15
Mercedees Elton

$10,000

Betty Boop™ LIMITED
Mercedees Elton
Forest City

A recent spur-of-the-moment decision to buy some scratch tickets yielded a $10,000 prize for a Forest City woman.

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Rita Hayes $30,000
Crossword
Rita Hayes
Chariton
won 3/24/15
Rita Hayes

$30,000

Crossword
Rita Hayes
Chariton

A southern Iowa woman said when she scratched off her lottery ticket and saw that she'd won a big prize she immediately thought she'd made a mistake

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Melanie Rechkemmer $30,000
Crossword
Melanie Rechkemmer
Humboldt
won 3/24/15
Melanie Rechkemmer

$30,000

Crossword
Melanie Rechkemmer
Humboldt

A Humboldt woman said she recently had a dream that she'd won the lottery, and Sunday that dream came true.

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Brent Sweeney $50,000
Super Crossword
Brent Sweeney
Marion
won 3/23/15
Brent Sweeney

$50,000

Super Crossword
Brent Sweeney
Marion

An overheating engine led a Linn County man to a big lottery prize.

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Sherri Hinders $30,000
Winner's Circle
Sherri Hinders
Greene
won 3/23/15
Sherri Hinders

$30,000

Winner's Circle
Sherri Hinders
Greene

A Butler County woman said she needed confirmation that she won a big lottery prize before she started to celebrate.

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Patti Lauck $10,000
Win It All
Patti Lauck
Algona
won 3/19/15
Patti Lauck

$10,000

Win It All
Patti Lauck
Algona

A store clerk's mistake turned out to be lucky for a Kossuth County woman.

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Joseph Cheloha $100,000
$10 Did I Win?
Joseph Cheloha
Omaha, NE
won 3/23/15
Joseph Cheloha

$100,000

$10 Did I Win?
Joseph Cheloha
Omaha, NE

A $100,000-winning Iowa Lottery scratch ticket was sold in Council Bluffs.

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Lyle Rankin $30,000
Crossword
Lyle Rankin
Bondurant
won 3/23/15
Lyle Rankin

$30,000

Crossword
Lyle Rankin
Bondurant

A Polk County man has won a $30,000 lottery prize.

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