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6/9/2008 3:00:32 PM

COLUMBIA, SC (June 9, 2008) Ė Whoís holding the $1.1 million MegaMatch 6SM jackpot ticket? One lucky player matched all six numbers to win the record-breaking jackpot of $1,110,104! The winning numbers in the Friday, June 6 drawing were 1, 2, 7, 19, 23, and 30.
The MegaMatch 6SM jackpot winning ticket was sold at Lil Store on South Cherokee Street in Blacksburg.
The last time the MegaMatch 6SM jackpot was hit was on April 4. The $700,000 jackpot was won by Steven Rose of Flat Rock, NC. He purchased his winning ticket at the Roadrunner Market #159 in Landrum.
MegaMatch 6SM is a $5 ticket and features a rolling jackpot starting at $550,000. When the jackpot is not won, the prize increases by at least $25,000 for the next drawing.
MegaMatch 6SM drawings are held on Tuesday and Friday evenings at 6:59 and are televised live on SCELís draw partner stations around the Palmetto State. Players wanting to know more about MegaMatch 6SM can visit SCELís website, www.sceducationlottery.com, and click on the MegaMatch 6SM icon. There viewers can play the MegaMatch 6SM simulator to familiarize themselves with the new play style and ways to win. Players can win by matching four or more numbers on a single line or by matching five or more numbers within all three lines. Prizes range from $7 up to the jackpot.
Since its inception in 2002, the South Carolina Education Lottery has launched more than 270 instant games and six online games. Currently, SCEL offers 39 instant games and five online games. SCEL produces an average of four new games each month in a variety of themes, play styles, and price points of $1-$10. During the past six years, the support the South Carolina Education Lottery has received from players and retailers is responsible for the General Assembly appropriating more than $1.74 billion for educational purposes through fiscal year 2008.

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