1980-81 Season

P W D L Pts. For Pts. Ag. T P D C
47 41 1 5 1242 399 199 69 5 112

CAPTAIN : GEOFF WHEEL
MOST APPEARANCES : 42 (RICHARD MORIARTY)
MOST TRIES : 29 (TONY SWIFT)
MOST POINTS : 243 (MARK WYATT)
WALES Representation :
v NZ : David Richards & Clive Williams
v E : David Richards, Geoff Wheel & Brynmor Williams
v S : David Richards, Geoff Wheel & Brynmor Williams
v I : Alun Donovan (sub), David Richards & Geoff Wheel
v F : David Richards & Geoff Wheel
Wales v Overseas XV : Roger Blyth, Brynmor Williams, Clive Williams & Geoff Wheel
Wales v WRU Presidents World XV : David Richards & Geoff Wheel
Wales/England v Scotland/Ireland : Clive Williams
Wales’B’ v France ‘B’ : Malcolm Dacey & Jeff Herdman
Season’s Achievements :
* Winners of Whitbread Merit Table
* Sunday Telegraph team of the season (2nd consecutive season)
* Record number of points scored in a season
* Swansea participated in the Haig Invitation sevens at Murrayfield and lost 30-20 to Kelso in the final

TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 11 9 0 2 374 210 46
Newport 11 9 0 2 337 214 45
Aberavon 11 7 0 4 322 243 37
Llandovery 11 6 0 5 303 287 31
RGC 1404 11 6 0 5 286 244 31
Merthyr 11 5 0 6 329 294 31
Pontypridd 11 7 0 4 239 259 30
Carmarthen Quins 11 6 0 5 232 254 30
Bridgend Ravens 11 4 0 7 186 276 18
Swansea 11 3 0 8 212 269 18
Ebbw Vale 11 3 0 8 157 263 14
Llanelli 11 1 0 10 189 353 10