1 Lake Clifton (record: 13-3, points: 200) -- Last week: The Lakers broke the 100-point mark in two victories. Tuesday, Terrance Payne scored 25 points in a 131-76 victory over Patterson. Kevin Norris scored 28 in a 122-49 victory over Mervo on Friday. Next game: Friday against Mervo at Morgan State.

2 Dunbar (12-4, 190) -- Last week: Monday, Norman Nolan scored 26 points in a 96-64 victory over Poly. The Poets defeated City, 87-45, on Friday. Next game: Tomorrow at Poly.

3 Walbrook (15-2, 172) -- Last week: In a 63-47 victory over Carver on Wednesday, Troy Parker scored 19 points. Friday, Parker scored 16 as the Warriors' 12-game winning streak ended in a 68-60 loss to Southern-Baltimore. Next game: Thursday against No. 6 Southwestern.

4 Southern-Baltimore (12-5, 170) -- Last week: On Tuesday, the Bulldogs defeated Douglass, 86-62. Kevin Simpson and Damon Cason each scored 18 in a 68-60 victory over Walbrook on Friday. Next game: Tomorrow against Carver.

5 Woodlawn (17-0, 168) -- Last week: Donte Dudley scored 28 points in a 106-64 victory over Parkville on Tuesday. Dudley had 23 in an 88-70 victory over Dundalk on Friday. Next game: Tomorrow at Dulaney.

6 bol,8,9Southwestern (14-4, 143) -- Last week: Dion Crawford scored 23 points as the Sabers defeated Douglass, 76-58, on Friday. Next game: Tomorrow at City.

7 Annapolis (10-5, 141) -- Last week: The Panthers lost to Glen Burnie, 67-62, on Tuesday but ended their longest losing streak since January 1982 at three with a 67-62 victory over Meade on Friday. Next game: Today against Severna Park.

8 Loyola (19-6, 135) -- Last week: On Tuesday, Tim O'Hara scored 20 points in a 64-55 victory over Towson Catholic. The Dons defeated McDonogh, 61-50, on Friday as Wes Unseld Jr. scored 16. Yesterday, Mike Jackson and Tim O'Hara each scored 15 in a 72-59 win over Gibbons. Next game: Friday against St. Paul's.

9 Severn (22-1, 105) -- Last week: Six players scored in double figures in an 84-60 victory over Beth Tfiloh on Monday as James Carpenter had 16. On Wednesday, Brad Fowler scored 18 in a 56-48 victory over Friends. Fowler had 13 as the Admirals defeated Mount Carmel, 69-34, on Friday, extending the area's longest streak to 21. Next game: Wednesday against Park.

10 Gibbons (15-11, 104) -- Last week: Steve Wojociechowski scored 18 points and Jerard Rucker added 16 in a 65-50 victory over St. Paul's on Wednesday. Wojociechowski had 22 and Troy Queen added 18 in a 70-67 victory over St. Maria Goretti on Friday. Yesterday, the Crusaders lost to Loyola, 72-59. Next game: Tomorrow against Gilman.

11 Calvert Hall (16-8, 99) -- Last week: In a 64-52 win over McDonogh on Tuesday, Jeremy Baker scored 21 points and Chris Wilson added 13. On Friday, Brian Taylor had 22 and Baker added 12 as the Cardinals lost to St. Frances, 62-61, in double overtime. Yesterday, Baker scored 22 and Wilson had 20 in a 62-58 loss to Towson Catholic. Next game: Today at St. Paul's.

12 Milford Mill (14-1, 97) -- Last week: On Tuesday, Kenny Bostic scored 23 points and Blanchard Hurd had 20 in a 93-49 victory over Owings Mills. Jermaine Dunn had 13 in a 51-32 victory over Towson on Friday. Next game: Tomorrow at Pikesville.

13 Catonsville (14-3, 86) -- Last week: The Comets defeated Dulaney, 77-43, on Tuesday as Mike Barrett and Printice McNair each scored 18 points. On Friday, James Lewis scored 21 in a 92-63 victory over Franklin. Next game: Tomorrow at Eastern Vo-Tech.

14 Edmondson (9-6, 59) -- Last week: Did not play. Next game: Tomorrow against Forest Park.

15 Glen Burnie (14-2, 55) -- Last week: In a 67-62 victory over Annapolis on Tuesday, Vernon Osborne scored 18 points and Shawn Mahaney added 15. Osborne had 21 in a 66-49 victory over Chesapeake-AA on Friday. Next game: Tomorrow against No. 17 Meade.

16 Towson Catholic (12-9, 53) -- Last week: On Tuesday, the Owls lost to Loyola, 64-55, as Sharif Butler scored 26. James Burrell scored 28 in a 108-36 win over Curley on Friday. Yesterday, Butler had 31 in an 62-58 victory over Calvert Hall. Next game: Tomorrow at McDonogh.

17 Meade (14-2, 50) -- Last week: Derek Barrett scored 21 points in a 72-61 victory over Old Mill. The Mustangs lost to Annapolis, 67-62, on Friday. Next game: Tomorrow at No. 15 Glen Burnie.

18 Perry Hall (14-3, 28) -- Last week: On Tuesday, James Brown scored 16 points and Jeff Burrows had 15 in a 73-57 victory over Kenwood. Mark Franklin scored 21 as the Gators defeated Lansdowne, 85-60, on Friday. Next game: Tomorrow at Randallstown.

19 Centennial (12-4, 23) -- Last week: The Eagles lost to Glenelg, 61-53, on Wednesday as Damian Biggs scored 17. Diggs scored 16 in a 68-56 victory over Mount Hebron. Next game: Wednesday against Wilde Lake.

20 Glenelg (12-4, 11) -- Last week: In a 61-53 victory over Centennial on Wednesday, Jason Beall scored 27. On Friday, the Gladiators lost to Howard, 57-54. Next game: Wednesday at Hammond.

Other teams receiving votes, with record and points in parentheses: Edgewood (14-3, 6); Broadneck (9-6, 4); St. Frances (8-10, 1).

How the poll is conducted: The members of The Baltimore Sun's board of coaches and writers for the 1992-93 season are: Dave Appleby (Oakland Mills); Jim Carnes (South Carroll); George Constantine (C.M. Wright); Randy Dase (Towson); Tim Holley (Gilman); Ken Kazmarek (Broadneck); Charlie Moore (Lake Clifton); Rod Norris (Woodlawn); Jerry Savage (Loyola); Derek Toney (The Baltimore Sun).

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