FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2010
$75,000 Wins Means Sweet Honeymoon for Auburn Man
INDIANAPOLIS – Jayce Wilcox
, come on down!
Wilcox is the latest lucky player to win big money with the Hoosier Lottery's The Price is Right scratch-off game. The DeKalb County man claimed his prize today with his fiance.
The couple, who are getting married in August, plan to use their winnings for a sweet honeymoon. While they aren't yet sure where they are going, they are excited to be able to go anywhere in the world they decide.
Wilcox purchased his lucky ticket at Rickers at 5823 Coldwater Road in Fort Wayne. The ticket offers four chances to win. Wilcox got lucky on the Showcase Showdown portion of the ticket. He said he enjoys playing The Price is Right ticket because he's had "really good luck" with the game so far.
Wilcox works at the Walmart Distribution Center in Auburn. In addition to a honeymoon, the couple plan to pay off their cars and have some fun with their winnings.
"Thank you, Hoosier Lottery!" said Wilcox.
Wilcox is the sixth lucky player to claim a $75,000 top prize on the wildly popular The Price is Right scratch-off game. Six top prizes remain unclaimed at this time.
Since 1989, Hoosier Lottery players have won more than $7.7 billion in prizes. The Hoosier Lottery has transferred $3.7 billion to the state for the benefit of the citizens of Indiana.
The Hoosier Lottery reminds all players to please play responsibly.
Photo: Jayce Wilcox at Hoosier Lottery Headquarters.