ST CLEARS were one of several teams to book their place in the first round proper of the WRU Bowl on Saturday (Jan 22).

The Saints earned an excellent 34-0 win over Wrexham. They held a 15-0 lead at the break and continued their good play in the second half.

Dan griffiths scored two tries for the home side while Jac Howells, Gareth Jones and Gethin Lewis also went over for tries. Dafydd Waters added a penalty and three conversions.

Elsewhere, Abertysswg had a walkover against Colwyn Bay while St Albans won 31-7 away at Bryncoch.

Fairwater set up a second round tie with Pembrokeshire side Haverfordwest with a 17-10 win over Abertillery BG. Haverfordwest won their game against Tylorstown 34-5.

Llanharan were the biggest winners of the day with an 83-17 win over Penlan.

The final preliminary round game saw Usk earn a 17-11 win away at Trimsaran.

The first round games will take place on Saturday, February 19 and are listed below.

Aberavon Green StarsvLlandeilo
ChepstowvAbertysswg
HaverfordwestvFairwater
MachynllethvBryncethin
RTB Ebbw ValevSwansea Uplands
St AlbansvLlanharan
St ClearsvTumble
UskvYnysowen