One Monmouth County Ticket Wins $10,000
Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $220,000,000
TRENTON (April 12, 2021) – There was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Friday, April 9, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased at Quick Chek #79, 1 Cliffwood Rd., Matawan in Monmouth County.
In addition to the third-tier prize won, 20 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. One of those tickets was purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,000. Moreover, 34,866 other New Jersey players took home $132,250 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400. The winning numbers for the Friday, April 9, drawing were: 22, 26, 27, 58, and 66. The Gold Mega Ball was 12, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
The next drawing will be held Tuesday, April 13, at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars; by adding the Megaplier option for an extra dollar per play, players can increase their non-jackpot winnings up to five times. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 46 participating jurisdictions. Drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.