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 16 13 0 3 396 243 61
Carmarthen Quins 17 10 3 4 372 278 54
Aberavon 16 11 0 5 371 272 53
Llandovery 16 9 2 5 344 285 48
Pontypridd 18 10 0 8 394 376 47
Merthyr 18 8 0 10 362 374 44
RGC 1404 17 8 1 8 409 381 43
Newport 15 7 0 8 294 278 37
Swansea 17 7 0 10 246 292 35
Llanelli 15 6 0 9 293 412 27
Ebbw Vale 17 4 2 11 283 351 27
Bridgend Ravens 18 3 0 15 271 493 19