The winning numbers were 3-7-21-44-53, with and Powerball number 16. This ticket matched the first five numbers and missed only the Powerball number.
The owner of the winning ticket has 180 days from the drawing date to claim the prize. The Virginia Lottery advises the winner to immediately sign the back of the ticket to establish ownership before doing anything else. When ready to claim prize, the winner should contact the Virginia Lottery at 703-494-1501 or 804-692-7000.
On February 14, the Virginia Lottery awarded a $217 million Powerball jackpot to Dave and Nancy Honeywell of Fredericksburg. The Leesburg prize marks the tenth $1 million Powerball winner in Virginia since Nov. 24.
Powerball drawings are held at 10:59 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays, and broadcast on TV across Virginia, live on www.valottery.com and on the Lottery’s Facebook page. For more information on Powerball, visit www.powerball.com.
The Virginia Lottery has generated more than $1.3 million per day for Virginia’s K-12 public schools. Operating entirely on revenue from the sale of Lottery products, the Virginia Lottery generated more than $487.1 million for Virginia’s public schools in FY 2012. For more information, visit the Virginia Lottery website, like the Facebook page, follow the lottery on Twitter and check out videos on YouTube.