1921-22 Season

Club Captain : Dick Huxtable

Playing Record : P47, W27, D9, L11, Pts for 437, Pts against 205.

Leading Try Scorer : Rowe Harding and Islwyn Evans 15

Leading Points Scorer : Joe Rees 63

Capped v England : Joe Rees, Islwyn Evans (d), Frank Palmer (d), Billy Bowen, Tom Parker (c)

Capped v Scotland : Islwyn Evans, Frank Palmer, Billy Bowen, Tom Parker (c)

Capped v Ireland : Islwyn Evans, Frank Palmer, Billy Bowen, Tom Parker (c)

Capped v France : Islwyn Evans, Billy Bowen, Tom Parker

(d) = International debut, (c) = captain of international side.


Swansea RFC 1st XV 1921-22 Season

Back row: A Davies, W Tanner, P Evans, J H John, T Parker.
2nd row: J Bancroft, W Griffiths (Sec.), D D Evans, W Lewis, L Jones, J John, S Michael, R Dowdle, F Rees.
3rd row: D Hopkins, J E Evans, Bruce Barker, R Huxtable(Captain), I Evans, Rowe Harding, F C Palmer.
Front row: Joe Rees, Trevor Davies, T Williams, R Smitham.

(Club Archive)


Swansea RFC side that drew with Stade Francais at the Parc des Princes on 28 February 1922.

Back Row (L to R): L Jones, F C Palmer, E Williams, P Evans, J H John, A Davies.
2nd Row (L to R): R Smitham, R Huxtable (captain), J John, J E Evans, W Tanner.
Front Row (L to R): Fred Rees, I Evans, T Williams, S Michael.

Also in view are Jack Bancroft (Touch Judge) far left in blazer, W Griffiths (Com) to his right in coat and scarf holding gloves, F E Perkins (Hon Sec) far right with moustache, coat and cap, holding blazer, Bob Dowdle (Trainer) bareheaded, at back between E Williams and P Evans. 

 (Courtesy of Rol Photographic Acency, France)


 

 

TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Merthyr 21 17 0 4 612 340 86
Cardiff 21 16 1 4 647 430 81
Pontypridd 20 16 0 4 714 357 78
Ebbw Vale 21 15 1 5 474 348 71
Llandovery 21 13 1 7 572 381 66
Aberavon 20 13 2 5 440 382 63
Newport 21 12 2 7 526 489 63
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 19 10 0 9 496 410 56
Carmarthen Quins 22 10 0 12 456 420 53
Swansea 20 10 0 10 467 416 51
Llanelli 21 6 1 14 411 546 34
Bridgend Ravens 19 6 0 13 362 472 33
Cross Keys 20 5 1 14 432 648 33
Bedwas 21 5 1 15 441 614 30
Bargoed 20 3 0 17 361 683 18
Neath 19 1 0 18 287 762 3