$5,000 MyDaY Prize for Cedar Bluffs Man

Richard Kirchmann Richard Kirchmann of Cedar Bluffs recently won $5,000 playing MyDaY from the Nebraska Lottery.

There were more than 13,956 Nebraska Lottery winners in the Friday, March 18 drawings. Among these winners was Kirchmann, who purchased his winning MyDaY ticket at Johnson’s Touch N Go, 109 West Highway 105 in Cedar Bluffs. The ticket contained the winning Month (3), Day (13) and Year (48) from the March 18 drawing for the $5,000 top prize.

Four hundred and twenty-nine Nebraska Lottery players have won the MyDaY top prize to date.

While claiming his prize on March 21, Kirchmann told Nebraska Lottery offiicals that he purchases the same MyDaY date every week. He said he “couldn’t believe it” when he realized he had won the top prize. He plans to save his winnings for the future.

MyDaY is a Nebraska Lottery Lotto game with a calendar theme. Players can win up to $5,000 by choosing a six-digit date for each $1 MyDaY play. The odds of winning the $5,000 top prize in MyDaY are 1 in 36,525, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 8.17.

Published on 03/23/2016