Time is Running Out to Claim $150,000 Big Game Prize — Ticket Set to Expire on October 14!

LANSING, October 4, 2002 – Michigan Lottery players, now is the time to check those old Big Game tickets! A lucky winner, who purchased a $150,000 Big Game prize-winning ticket in Warren last October, has until close of business, Monday, October 14, 2002 to claim his or her prize. Lottery officials hope to hear from the lucky winner soon! The details on the unclaimed prize are:

Draw Date

October 12, 2001


The Big Game

Winning Numbers

04-12-17-22-49 Big Money Ball number 22

(match first five)



Retailer & City

7-Eleven #32618

25005 Groesbeck, in Warren

"Check your wallet, car, and desk drawers for old Michigan Lottery Big Game tickets," said Acting Michigan Lottery Commissioner James Kipp. " A lucky Lottery player is sitting on a winning ticket but doesn’t know it. I urge you to take a couple minutes this weekend to check your old Big Game tickets."

Michigan Lottery players have one year from the draw date to claim any on-line prizes. Because the one-year anniversary for the drawing date of this ticket falls on a Saturday when Lottery offices are closed, the holder of this lucky ticket will have until the close of business, Monday, October 14, 2002 to claim his or her prize.

If Michigan Lottery prizes are not claimed within the one-year period, they revert to the state

School Aid Fund, which supports kindergarten through 12th grade public education in the state of Michigan. For more information about unclaimed Michigan Lottery prizes, players can call (517) 335-5640.

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