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

Gophers golfer loses in public links semifinals

University of Minnesota men’s golfer Kyle Beversdorf lost in the semifinals of the USGA Amateur Public Links championship.

Updated: July 13, 2012, - 05:16 PM

Jon Leuer makes point of making an impact

At his camp, the ex-Orono star teaches how he became a Badger and then a Buck.

Updated: June 27, 2012, - 06:31 AM

With free agency approaching, Parise isn't tipping hand

The Devils captain -- back in his home state and coveted by the hometown team -- is letting the process play out.

Updated: June 21, 2012, - 11:29 AM

Year in review: Memorable moments in west metro preps

Benilde-St. Margaret's junior Grant Besse had a moment of panic leading up to the Class 2A boys' hockey tournament when he nearly tore the thumb out of one of his favorite gloves. He was told the team was out of new ones. "I was freaking out," he said.

Updated: June 19, 2012, - 03:31 PM

2011-12: Many shining sports moments South of the River

Eastview High School opened its doors in 1997. All this time later, a boys' athletic team finally put some hardware in the trophy case when the lacrosse team defeated Eden Prairie 10-4 in the state championship earlier this month. The champions celebrated by running across the field to their goalkeeper Andrew Koenen, who deserved the pile of celebration. He stopped 16 Eden Prairie shot attempts, giving up only four goals to a team that scored 15 in the semifinals.

Updated: June 19, 2012, - 03:28 PM

St. Agnes feels at home on the road throughout season

St. Agnes senior Charlie Turch took in a Twins game at Target Field a few weeks back and marveled at...

Updated: June 18, 2012, - 11:07 PM

3A golf: Kuenster's flourish ends sophomore duel

 Last year's co-champion birdied three of the last four holes.

Updated: June 13, 2012, - 11:55 PM

Eagle helps Neisen claim first-day lead

The New Prague sophomore started slowly, but an eagle on No. 14 gave her a three-shot advantage over Cretin-Derham Hall's Celia Kuenster in the Class 3A girls' competition.

Updated: June 13, 2012, - 12:13 AM

Deject at Maple Grove, smiles at Orono

Taylor Bratten knelt on the infield dirt at Caswell Park in North Mankato and buried her crimson-red batting helmet into...

Updated: June 12, 2012, - 04:42 PM

Fourth-and-goal for Eastview

Despite losing out in the section finals three years in a row, Eastview isn't just happy to make state.

Updated: June 12, 2012, - 04:14 PM

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