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January 3, 2018 - National Lacrosse League (NLL) - Saskatchewan Rush News Release

Saskatoon - A winning ticket has emerged from the 50/50 draw December 23rd, at the Saskatchewan Rush Home Opener presented by Saskatoon Co-op. Evelyna Brant of Saskatoon is the lucky winner of $71,815!

The winning ticket number was B1-069006. When asked about her winnings, Ms. Brant was still in shock: "I'm speechless, very excited. Honestly don't even know what to say!"

As the total 50/50 jackpot reached $143,630, $71,815 was also split between the Saskatchewan Lacrosse Association, the Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre, and the Children's Discovery Museum.

"Congratulations to Evelyna Brant! At every Rush home game, we encourage fans to purchase 50/50 tickets from one of the Saskatchewan Lacrosse volunteers." - Brandon Urban, Director of Business Development & Media Relations Saskatchewan Rush Lacrosse Club

In the past two years, over $1.2 million has been raised for the Saskatchewan Lacrosse Association through the Rush 50/50 program. The 50/50 program is proudly presented by Dakota Dunes Casino.

"The funds raised from the Rush 50/50 games are helping out the SLA with all the new players. Kids are so excited about the sport and the funds will help us grow the sport with the support of the Rush." - Shawn Williams, President Saskatchewan Lacrosse Association

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