NEWTOWN sealed their place in the second round with a 27-17 victory over Gilfach Goch.

Town led through Jacob Davies’ try, converted by Rhys Morris who added a penalty before the visitors hit back with a penalty try and converted try.

Morris added a penalty after the break before tries from Freddie Jones and George Jones, converted by Morris, settled the outcome.

Elsewhere COBRA lost 22-7 at home to Swansea Valley.