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DATE: Friday, October 27, 2017
CONTACT: Karie Lowe (785) 296-5744

10 Players Win 30th Birthday Bash Poker Tournament Prize Packages in Third Kansas Hold'Em Collect 'N Win Drawing

Ten Kansas Lottery players have each won a seat in the Lottery's 30th Birthday Bash Poker Tournament at Kansas Star Casino in Mulvane.  The lucky winners were drawn in the third and final Kansas Hold'Em Collect 'N Win online-only second-chance drawings.  The 10 winners are: 

  1. Mike West of Girard
  2. Sharon Gilbert of Edwardsville
  3. Ann Radford of Topeka
  4. Steven Dome of Bucklin
  5. Robert Boatright of Leavenworth
  6. Sterling Hedstrom of Topeka
  7. William Speakman of Wichita
  8. Rhonda Funke of Fredonia
  9. Constance Mermis of Hays
  10. Jim Morrow of Howard 

To become eligible to win a 30th Birthday Bash Poker Tournament prize package, Kansas Lottery PlayOn® Players Loyalty program members entered their winning and non-winning Kansas Hold'Em tickets (minimum $4 purchase) from August 12 through 2 a.m. October 23, 2017. 

Each of the 30 grand prize winners in the Kansas Hold'Em Collect 'N Win promotion will win a seat in the Kansas Lottery's 30th Birthday Bash Poker Tournament, with a chance to win up to $2,500 cash. In addition, each winner will also receive a VIP Concert prize package for two, which features Country Music Superstars Big & Rich; $300 cash; one-night hotel accommodations at Hampton Inn & Suites adjacent to the Kansas Star Casino the evening of Saturday, November 18; and mandatory state and federal income withholding taxes.  Each grand prize is valued at approximately $1,400.

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