STANFORD — Illinois Valley Central earned a 41-20 Illini Prairie Conference road victory at Olympia to end the regular season.

Quarterback Alex Merlo accounted for four touchdowns and Ethan Kempf had a 5-yard rushing TD as IVC grabbed a 35-6 halftime lead.

Merlo connected for scores with Andy Timm (16 yards), Alex Fulton (31 yards), while rushing for a 57-yard and 2-yard touchdown.

Merlo found Fulton for a 26-yard passing score to push the Grey Ghosts (3-6, 3-6) lead to 41-6 in the third.

Olympia (0-9, 0-9) found the end zone twice more in the fourth. Merlo was 3-of-4 with 73 passing yards, while rushing for 103 yards on nine carries.

Kemp had 23 carries for 136 yards.