Brian Stensaas

Digital copy editor, reporter | Sports
Phone: 612-673-4127
Brian Stensaas is a general assignment sports reporter. He writes most often on Timberwolves basketball and Wild hockey in addition to West metro high school sports teams.

Recent content from Brian Stensaas

Birdies boost a surprising twosome to 3M lead

David Peoples sank 10 birdies and bolted to a three-shot lead in a record round of 62. Eduardo Romero also played a hot hand in taking over second.

Updated: August 04, 2012, - 09:22 PM

Low scores, tight race at 3M Championship

A close finish seems likely after par took a beating and 23 players were bunched tightly at the 3M Championship.

Updated: August 04, 2012, - 10:02 AM

Pate's putting gives him share of 3M early lead

Steve Pate, Chien Soon Lu, Peter Senior and Gil Morgan were atop the leaderboard at 65 as of 4 p.m. today in the opening round.

Updated: August 03, 2012, - 04:02 PM

Pros go away only when the pain won't

Nick Price and Mark O'Meara are coming back from vexing injuries to play in the 3M Championship.

Updated: August 03, 2012, - 12:52 PM

Langer breakthrough seems a matter of time

Since hoisting the trophy at the 2011 ACE Group Classic, Langer has come tantalizingly close. He's finished in the top 10 in eight consecutive events and been in Sunday's final group in each of the past two Champions Tour majors.

Updated: August 02, 2012, - 09:35 PM

Hallberg tearing up tour with no regrets

Fed up with the state of his golf game, Gary Hallberg contacted a pair of insurance companies to inquire about obtaining a license. The three-time PGA Tour winner was set to go into sales.

Updated: August 01, 2012, - 09:06 PM

Zoeller remains the master of having a good time on golf course

The popular golfer doesn't want the fun to end.

Updated: August 01, 2012, - 07:08 AM

Local club pros get a shot at 3M

Don Berry and Dave Tentis both received an exemption.

Updated: July 31, 2012, - 12:57 AM

20 years of the Champions Tour in Twin Cities

It's history spans from the Burnet Senior Classic (1993-97) to the Coldwell Banker Burnet Classic (1998-2000) to the 3M Championship. The tournament rolls back into town this week.

Updated: July 28, 2012, - 11:23 PM

State Open golf: Peterson gets coveted payday

A tap-in birdie on 18, following a dead-on wedge shot, wrapped up the State Open for the former state prep champion at Eagan.

Updated: July 23, 2012, - 06:40 AM

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