We’re midway through the month and still awaiting the next big Powerball jackpot win. For tonight’s drawing, May 16, the top prize is up to an estimated $90 million. The lump sum cash value of the prize is $52.6 million.
One lucky Powerball player in South Carolina matched the first five white balls in Saturday night’s drawing. With the Power Play option on their ticket, that stroke of luck will pull in $2 million.
The Power Play option costs an additional $1 and multiplies non-jackpot prizes based on the multiplier chosen during each drawing. The maximum prize awarded with Power Play is $2 million.
Another $1 add-on called Double Play allows you to play your numbers in a special second drawing, with a top prize of $10 million.
Check the Powerball winning numbers below, after the drawing at 11:00 p.m.
Powerball winning numbers for Monday, May 16, 2022
Winning numbers: 7 – 15 – 22 – 36 – 64
PA Lottery weekend news roundup
The PA Lottery’s Cash 5 with Quick Cash game had another big winner in the Saturday, May 14 drawing. One player in Wayne County matched all five balls drawn, 1-9-13-15-20, to win the jackpot prize of $200,000.
That’s the fifth Cash 5 jackpot hit just this month. Last month, a ticket sold in Allegheny County won over $1 million on Cash 5.
Tri State Tobacco, 250 Grandview Avenue, in Honesdale, earns a $500 bonus for selling Saturday’s winning ticket.
In other news, a PA Lottery game that hasn’t seen a winner lately touts its highest jackpot prize ever. In fact, it’s the highest prize in the history of PA Lottery Fast Play games. The progressive jackpot for the Top Dollar game is up to an estimated $1.76 million. Sales of that game will end once the current jackpot is hit.
Free benefits for PA Lottery online players
Sign up for the state’s online lottery today and you’ll get $20 in free play on the site. When you deposit money to play online games, you’ll receive a deposit match bonus up to $500.
The PA online lottery’s VIP Players Club is free to join and offers great features and benefits for online players. You can choose to get notifications of winning numbers via text or email, and you’re always automatically notified if you win a prize.
Best of luck, and always play responsibly.