Rock Hill man wins another $200k in SC Lottery scratch-off game

Posted January 31, 2013 4:38 pm | Filed under Local News

For the second time in four months, a Rock Hill man has won $200,000  in scratch-off lottery tickets.

The one in 440,000 odds in the Color of Money Game were cut in half by the man who one two of the game’s six top prizes.

S.C. Education Lottery officials said Thursday the tickets were purchased at the Mr. Express 2 on Ebenezer Road and Elliots Exxon on Cherry Road

“This is so weird,” the winner said scratching his head.

“This is crazy,” his wife said. “He’s in shock.”

For him, the second win is the sweetest. It’s erased his retirement worries, while the first win took care of his kids’ college education.

“I’m done playing,” he said grateful for the luck he’s had and can’t explain.

“He just has a good energy around him,” said his wife.  “He’s always been lucky, because he married me.”

For selling the claimed ticket, Elliots Exxon in Rock Hill received a commission of $2,000.