Winners

Winners Gallery

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

Kevin Thomasson $50,000
Ruby Red 7s
Kevin Thomasson
West Des Moines
won 8/7/14
Kevin Thomasson

$50,000

Ruby Red 7s
Kevin Thomasson
West Des Moines

The first of 13 top prizes of $50,000 available in the Iowa Lottery's new "Ruby Red 7's" instant-scratch game was claimed by a West Des Moines man.

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Barb Wendling $30,000
Crossword
Barb Wendling
Independence
won 8/5/14
Barb Wendling

$30,000

Crossword
Barb Wendling
Independence

An Independence woman said she acted on an instinct to buy a scratch ticket and ended up winning a big prize.

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Jeff Chesnut $21,000
Deluxe 7-11-21®
Jeff Chesnut
Clarksville
won 8/1/14
Jeff Chesnut

$21,000

Deluxe 7-11-21®
Jeff Chesnut
Clarksville

A northern Iowa man says he follows his instincts when choosing which scratch tickets to buy, and his latest selection paid off.

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Josh Roose $50,000
Super Crossword
Josh Roose
Pella
won 8/1/14
Josh Roose

$50,000

Super Crossword
Josh Roose
Pella

A Pella man started his recent vacation on a high note by winning a big lottery prize.

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Tracy Dilley $30,000
Crossword
Tracy Dilley
Waterloo
won 7/30/14
Tracy Dilley

$30,000

Crossword
Tracy Dilley
Waterloo

A Waterloo woman said she knew she won a big lottery prize after she uncovered the last letter on her "Crossword" scratch ticket.

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Kevin Hanson $50,000
Make My Month™
Kevin Hanson
Grinnell
won 8/4/14
Kevin Hanson

$50,000

Make My Month™
Kevin Hanson
Grinnell

A Grinnell man has won a $50,000 lottery prize.

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Richard Watson $1 Million
Powerball®
Richard Watson
Belton, Mo
won 5/19/14
Richard Watson

$1 Million

Powerball®
Richard Watson
Belton, Mo

It's a story that sounds unbelievable, but it's true: After six months of sleuthing, Iowa Lottery officials made contact with a man who'd won a $1 million Powerball prize back in November but didn't know it because he hadn't checked the ticket.

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Robert Winburn $1 Million
Powerball®
Robert Winburn
Urbandale
won 2/18/14
Robert Winburnt

$1 Million

Powerball®
Robert Winburn
Urbandale

An Urbandale man's lucky Powerball numbers have finally paid off.

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Arturo Hernandez $1 Million
Lifetime Riches
Arturo Hernandez
West Des Moines
won 1/9/14
Arturo Hernandez

$1 Million

Lifetime Riches
Arturo Hernandez
West Des Moines

A happy accident led to a $1 million lottery prize for a West Des Moines man.

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