Weekend Recap 5/8/17

May 08, 17 Weekend Recap 5/8/17

May 8, 2017 — Happy Monday! We hope you had a wonderful weekend! Both the Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots grew over the weekend!

Mega Millions rolled over this weekend as no one matched all six numbers in Friday night’s drawing. This Tuesday’s jackpot is an estimated $25 million. There were two Match 5 winners this time around to win $1 million each, one in Georgia and another in Minnesota! Twenty-eight tickets matched four of the five white balls and the Mega Ball to win $5,000 Friday night. One of these winners chose the Megaplier option to multiply their winnings by four to $20,000. There were 1,023,402 players who won prizes Friday night, totaling more than $4.6 million. The winning Mega Millions numbers for the May 5, 2017, drawing are: 4 – 23 – 33 – 47 – 53 Mega Ball: 7 Megaplier: 4x

No one matched all six numbers for Powerball’s grand prize Saturday night, which bumped the jackpot up to an estimated $165 million. There were four match 5 winners this time around, with Indiana, Maine, Nebraska, and New Jersey all having one winner! Sixty-four tickets matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball to win $50,000 Saturday night. Fourteen of these winners chose the Power Play option to multiply their winnings by 3. There were 681,638 players who won prizes Saturday night, together winning a total of more than $12.9 million. The winning Powerball numbers for the May 6, 2017, drawing are: 11 – 21 – 31 – 41 – 59 Powerball: 21 Power Play: 3x

Congratulations to all of this weekend’s winners! Grab your tickets for this week’s drawings, starting Tuesday (May 9, 2017) with Mega Millions. Remember – you can’t win if you don’t play!

Written by LotteryHUB News Staff Writers

The LotteryHUB News team collaborated to provide this article for our readers. As always, good luck with your next bet! We’re always here to keep you on top of your game.

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