BEREA, Ohio -- No. 16 Mount Union closed out the regular season with a 44-9 victory at Baldwin-Wallace in an Ohio Athletic Conference dual on Thursday.

The Purple Raiders finish with a 10-4 overall record and at 4-1 in the OAC. They need an Ohio Northern loss Friday night at Heidelberg to get a share of their second consecutive OAC regular season title.

Derick Hesson headlined the night for Mount Union as he moved into second place on the school's all-time win list with a pin at 285 pounds.  Hesson now has 103 career victories.

The Raiders got another pin from Bryant Roby at 133 pounds along with major victories from Joe Spooner at 157 pounds and Andy Jenkins at 184 pounds.

Baldwin-Wallace (1-6, 0-5 OAC) won one contested match as Joe Georgian won at 197 pounds.