Florida Lottery – Romano & Campbell Win $1 Million

Two Fort Myers-area Players Each Win $1 Million Playing The Gold Rush Limited Scratch-off Game

Winning Tickets Purchased in Naples and Fort Myers!

TallahasseeFL (STL.News) The Florida Lottery  announces that David Romano, 53, of Naples, and Rogeria Campbell, 27, of Fort Myers, each claimed a $1 million prize from the GOLD RUSH LIMITED Scratch-Off game at the Lottery’s Fort Myers District Office.

Romano chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $795,000.00.  He purchased his winning ticket from Publix, located at 15265 Collier Boulevard in Naples.  The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

Campbell also chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $795,000.00.  She purchased her winning ticket from Gigi, located at 2130 Ford Street in Fort Myers.  The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The Lottery’s $20 Scratch-Off game, GOLD RUSH LIMITED, launched in September 2021 and features 32 top prizes of $5 million and 100 prizes of $1 million!  Additionally, this ticket is filled with over 33,000 prizes of $1,000 to $100,000! The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-2.65.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery’s portfolio of games, comprising approximately 75 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $1.3 billion for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2020-21.