A St. Louis County resident is $81,000 richer after taking a chance on the Missouri Lottery’s Show Me Cash game. Joseph Boccardi spent $1 on a Quick Pick ticket at Circle K, 9931 Watson Road in St. Louis, for the drawing on Oct. 10. The lucky Lottery player matched all five numbers drawn – 2, 4, 5, 8 and 37 – and collected an $81,000 jackpot prize. Boccardi is the game’s 279th jackpot winner.
Show Me Cash is a daily Draw Game with jackpots that start at $50,000 and grow until someone wins. In the past 12 months, 59 jackpot prizes have been awarded, with the average jackpot size of more than $150,000. Since the game started in 2008, more than $40 million in jackpot prizes have been awarded.