Dunvant were denied their first win of the season by a controversial injury-time try for Felinfoel.
The basement Division One West side had lost their previous 21 league matches this season. But they looked certain to break their duck before Luke Marsh touched down to secure a narrow 31-27 victory.
It was scrum-half Marsh's second score of the afternoon but the hosts claimed the ball had not reached the try-line.
Sam Crowley, Mike Arnold and Lee Tucker crossed for Dunvant but Felinfoel had already scored tries through centre Ryan Nicholls, fly-half Stuart Wall and former Dunvant player Simon Delaney.
Second-placed Tonmawr gained a bonus-point 33-10 away win at third-placed Narberth with wing Ryan Davies grabbing a double to assist Hywel Davies, Steve Lewis and Mickey Evans.
Cwmllynfell beat Carmarthen Athletic 34-22 and Whitland and Bonymaen shared the spoils in a 15-15 draw. Carwyn Jones scored all the points for the hosts with tries from Robbie Ford and Duane Eager.
Division One East Champions Blackwood hammered Caerphilly 86-24 thanks to hat-tricks from the James brothers. Both Trevor and David James crossed three times each in an 11-try blitz against the fifth-placed outfit.
Luke Knight added two tries while Mark Birkley and Adam Coupe completing the scoring while the home side scored consolation touch downs through James Walby, Keiran Phillips and fly-half Dan Ellis who claimed 14 points.
It was a try-scoring feast across the three games played in the division with UWIC running in eight tries in their 49-15 romp over Merthyr.
Bargoed moved into fourth place in the table with a convincing 29-15 victory over Rumney. The hosts raced into a 24-5 interval lead with wing Gary Jones grabbing a double along with Rhys Humphreys, Lewis Wayman and Danny Jones.
Wales reached their first semi-final since 2013 in the opening round of this season's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in Dubai. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie recaps on what proved to be an eventful tournament
Wales and Ospreys back row James King, who came through the North Wales age grade system, nominated North Wales Regional Community Rugby Manager Marc Roberts, in the WRU's 'Diolch' initiative where squad players thanked those who played a part in their rise to the top.
Beating Merthyr has boosted Carmarthen Quins hopes of reaching a top eight spot in the Principality Premiership. Quins captain Haydn Pugh is delighted with his team's progress and is determined that everyone from the Under 6s through to the senior team, enjoys the ride.
When the Wales squad were asked to nominate individuals who played a big part in their early playing days, Wales and Dragons full back and wing Hallam Amos thought of his former Monmouth School rugby coach John Bevan.
Sam Cross and Luke Treharne have been named as co-captains of the Wales Sevens side as head coach Gareth Williams names his 12-man squad to play in the first leg of the HSBC World Series in Dubai next weekend.
Bedwas head coach Steve Law and players Nicky Griffiths and Alun Rees extol the virtues of the close knit club as they prepare to host third place RGC 1404 - who are one place head of them on the Principality Premiership points table - on Saturday.
Many of the Wales squad have said Diolch (thank you) to someone who played an important part in their early playing days by nominating them to be invited to the Wales v South Africa match. One person, Gowerton Comprehensive geography teacher Mr Dean Mason was nominated by two of his former pupils, Dan Biggar and Sam Davies.
The second WRU disability rugby pilot has been delivered, this time in Caerphilly schools, culminating in a festival at the Caerphilly Centre of Sporting Excellence, Ystrad Mynach tomorrow. Plans are in place to set up a Disability Rugby Club in Newbridge to provide long-term playing opportunities.
WRU TV: Hear from inside the Wales camp as Neil Jenkins discusses this weekend's clash with South Africa and how the squad are looking to put in a strong performance to round of the 2016 Under Armour Series