Tony Finau hoisted a trophy after winning a PGA Tour tournament for the third time in his career, winning the 3M Open at TPC Twin Cities.

Tony Finau surges on final day to take 3M Open championship

The 10-time PGA Tour runner-up shot a final-round 67 while third-round leader Scott Piercy fell apart on the back nine.

Piercy conquers weather, takes four-shot lead into 3M Open final round

July 23
Fans sat and stood along the course after a rain delay was announced during the third round of the 3M Open.
Seventy-four fellow golf professionals, Mother Nature and a nagging blister. All tried to hold Scott Piercy back Saturday at the 3M Open in Blaine.

Scoggins: Hadley hopes final round clinches tour spot, makes up for struggles

July 23
Chesson Hadley hit off the 11th tee during Friday’s second round of the 3M Open at TPC Twin Cities.
Chesson Hadley has missed the cut 14 times this season, including eight tournaments in a row. But a batch of recent top ten finishes has put him in a sweet spot to succeed.
Sports
July 24

Finau wins 3M Open by 3 with late surge, Piercy collapse

After reading he was the betting favorite for the 3M Open, Tony Finau felt the pressure surprisingly mount in his mind as he sought to extend the momentum he has built this summer.
Golf
July 24
Scott Piercy was in cruise control for much of the 3M Open, but his tournament fell apart over the final 11 holes Sunday.

Notes, quotes and highlights: Day 4 at the 3M Open

Troy Merritt made happy memories in his return to the Twin Cities, albeit not with his miserable putting.
Sports
July 24

Last-hole birdie gives Clarke victory at Senior British Open

Darren Clarke birdied the last hole to beat a resurgent Padraig Harrington and win the Senior British Open by one shot on Sunday.
Sports
July 24

Richie Ramsay wins Cazoo Classic for 4th European tour title

Scottish golfer Richie Ramsay claimed his fourth European tour title by winning the Cazoo Classic by one shot on Sunday.
Sports
July 24

Henderson wins Evian for 2nd major title after wild finale

So much had happened in a chaotic final round of the Evian Championship — a spectator unwittingly picking up a stray ball, a pair of four-putts in the final group, a seven-way tie for the lead — that it was hard to know what to expect as Brooke Henderson walked down the fairway on the 72nd hole.
Sports
July 24
Sophia Yoemans, above playing for Red Wing High School in the 2019 Class 2A state golf tournament, is the defending champion in the Women’s State Am

Women's State Amateur to start Wednesday in Rochester

Sophia Yoemans of Mississippi National Golf Links will defend her title. She will be a senior at Missouri this fall.
Sports
July 23

Piercy leads rainy 3M Open by 4 after marathon third round

Scott Piercy shot a 5-under 66 at rain-soaked TPC Twin Cities on Saturday in round that was delayed more than 6 1/2 hours to take a four-stroke lead into the final round of the 3M Open.
Golf
July 23
Tom Kim is 5-under par through 54 at the 3M Open, after shooting a 67 on Saturday.

3M moments: 20-year-old Tom Kim getting better with each round

In his 13th PGA Tour start, the 20-year-old followed an opening 73 with rounds of 68 and 67.
Sports
July 23

Clarke & Broadhurst tied for 9 under at Senior British Open

Darren Clarke's bid for a first senior major title wobbled as he lost his overnight two-shot lead at the Senior British Open and Paul Broadhurst pulled level at 9 under overall after the third round on Saturday.
Sports
July 23

Brooke Henderson takes 2-shot lead into final round of Evian

Brooke Henderson stood over a birdie putt from three feet at the 18th green, a three-shot lead going into the final round of the Evian Championship seemingly at her mercy.
Sports
July 22
Reese McCauley, who will be a junior at Simley, lost in the quarterfinals Friday in the U.S. Girls Junior Championship in Bowling Green, Ky.

Simley's Reese McCauley loses in quarterfinals of U.S. Girls Junior Championship

McCauley, playing in this tournament for the first time, lost 2 and 1 to Colombia's Maria Jose Marin.
Golf
July 22
Tony Finau followed through on an approach shot at No. 9 Friday at the 3M Open at the TPC Twin Cities.

Notes, quotes and highlights: Day 2 at the 3M Open

Danny Willett, a former Masters champion, shot a 5-under 66 and is in good position for a top-10 finish.
Golf
July 22
Scott Piercy takes a shot on the 9th hole during the 3M Open Friday, July 22, 2022 at the Tournament Players Club in Blaine, Minn. ]

Scott Piercy in command after two rounds at 3M Open

Piercy extended his lead with a great afternoon round, with Emiliano Grillo three back and Callum Tarren five behind.
Sports
July 22

Scott Piercy shoots 64, takes 3-shot lead in 3M Open

Scott Piercy shot a 7-under 64 on Friday at TPC Twin Cities to take a three-stroke lead in the 3M Open.
July 22

Photos: Round 2 of the 3M Open

Round 2 of the 3M Open held on Friday, July 22, 2022 at the Tournament Players Club in Blaine, Minn.
Sports
July 22

Henderson shoots 2nd straight 64, leads Evian by 3 strokes

Brooke Henderson is setting the pace in record-breaking style at the Evian Championship.
Golf
July 22
Michael Thompson, the 2020 3M Open champ, brought a new look to Blaine this year.

3M moments: Matusyama takes 9 (and quits), ex-champ has new look

Updates from around the TPC Twin Cities course, including notes on Emiliano Grillo, Troy Merritt, Jeff Overton and 2020 winner Michael Thompson.
Golf
July 22
Rickie Fowler watches where his chip lands on the green at the 18th hole during the 3M Open Thursday, July 21, 2022 at the Tournament Players Club in

Souhan: Drama on the diabolical 18th could well decide 3M Open

Making golf difficult for the best in the world is not about adding length, but creating strategic hazards and extraneous thoughts. The TPC's 18th hole fits that description.
Sports
July 21

3M lead shared by Im, smooth-putting Piercy after 1st round

Scott Piercy shot a 6-under 65 to share the 3M Open lead with Sungjae Im after a windy first round Thursday.
July 21

Photos: Opening round of the 3M Open

The 3M Open commenced on Thursday, July 21, 2022, at the Tournament Players Club in Blaine, Minn.
Golf
July 21
Scott Piercy, Sungjae Im take first-round lead at 3M Open

Scott Piercy, Sungjae Im take first-round lead at 3M Open

The two golfers, playing under more favorable morning conditions, both shot six-under 65s to top the field at the TPC Twin Cities.
Sports
July 21

Korda has wet ride on way to opening 64 at Evian Champs

Nelly Korda is just trying to enjoy herself at the Evian Championship after a four-month injury layoff that has given her more perspective about her golf.
Golf
July 21
Who's ahead at the 3M Open? Follow the leaderboard here

Who's ahead at the 3M Open? Follow the leaderboard here

Tap here for the scores and tee times for golfers in the tournament at the TPC Twin Cities course in Blaine.
Local
July 21
Blaine police officer Joe Matzke directed traffic Wednesday at the 3M Open golf tournament.

Sporting events put Blaine police to the test

It's all hands on deck for the Target USA Cup and the 3M Open.
Business
July 21
Chairs stick to display boards with 3M tape at the science dome at the 3M Open practice round Tuesday, July 19, 2022 at the Tournament Players Club in

Golf turns science fair: 3M uses PGA event to highlight its innovation

The 3M Open draws a who's-who in the Twin Cities business community and is a chance for the title sponsor to teach a few science lessons.
Golf
July 21
Rickie Fowler drives from the first tee on Wednesday during the pro-am at the 3M Open at the TPC Twin Cities in Blaine.

Will big hitters dominate in Blaine as 3M Open tees off this morning?

The 3M Open, in its first three summers as a PGA Tour event, produced two of the longest-driving winners you'll find. But is the TPC Twin Cities really just a bomber's course?
Sports
July 20
Ben Greve, above with a trophy for winning one of his two Minnesota State Openn  trophies from 2016 and 2017, won another tournament Wednesday, the St

Greve wins Minnesota State Amateur by one shot

The two-time Minnesota State Open champion won his first tournament in four years despite a final round of 7-over 79.
Golf
July 20
Paul Goydos won the 3M Championship in a one-hole play off against Gene Sauers at Tournament Players Club Twin Cities on Aug. 6, 2017 in Blaine.

Short-hitting 3M Open alternate Goydos knows how to win in Blaine

Paul Goydos, now 58, says he will be fine if he can make some putts this week at the 3M Open. He won the 3M Championship in 2017 with 33 putts over a 30-hole stretch.
Sports
July 20

Champ aims to defend 3M title in another challenging season

Cameron Champ fought off dehydration and dizziness down the stretch to win the 3M Open last year with a bogey-free final round, a confidence-boosting win for a young player trying to establish himself on the PGA tour.
Golf
July 20
20-year-old Tom Kim has been given a special temporary PGA Tour membership for the rest of the season, and has a shot at earning enough points for ful

At 20, rising star Kim could make a splash at the 3M Open

The South Korean standout is fresh off competing at the British Open.
Sports
July 20
Henrik Stenson has been removed as Europe’s Ryder Cup captain.

Stenson removed as Ryder Cup captain after signing up for LIV tour

The Ryder Cup captaincy of Henrik Stenson lasted all of four months.
Sports
July 20

Golf Hall of Fame to move back to Pinehurst at new site

The World Golf Hall of Fame is leaving Florida and returning to North Carolina, where it will be part of the USGA's campus at Pinehurst and stage two induction ceremonies during the U.S. Open weeks in 2024 and 2029.
Golf
July 19
Hideki Matsuyama is one of the marquee names in the field at the 3M Open.

3M Open Rounds 1-2 tee times

The 72-hole tournament gets underway at 6:50 a.m. on Thursday in Blaine.
Golf
July 19
Tom Hoge watched a shot during a clinic at the 3M Open on Tuesday.

Hoge hoping 'home' 3M Open course -- and heat -- will revitalize season

Tom Hoge, who grew up in Fargo, won his first PGA tournament in February and had three other Top 10 finishes through May. But he's struggled recently.
Golf
July 19
Dustin Johnson at the British Open

Souhan: 3M Open should be proud of playing without golf's traitors

The PGA Tour is back in Minnesota this week for the 3M Open in Blaine, and it will be just fine without all of the LIV Tour defectors.
Sports
July 19

Young, Theegala lead a strong class of PGA Tour rookies

This is turning out to be a strong group of rookies on the PGA Tour, including three players with one thing in common down the home stretch: None has won yet.
Golf
July 19
Jason Day, formerly the No. 1 ranked player in the world, is returning to the tournament circuit after a four-week absence.

3M Open: Five top players and local golfers to watch

The field includes last year's Masters champion, a member of the most recent U.S. Ryder Cip team and a former No. 1 golfer in the world rankings.
Sports
July 19

Column: Major disappointments belong to more than McIlroy

The trouble with winning so much so early is that the losing can feel worse than it really is.
Sports
July 19

LPGA, PGA Tour Champions stage majors in France and Scotland

LPGA TOUR AND LADIES EUROPEAN TOUR
Golf
July 18
Jeff Overton playing on Tour in 2011.

Jeff Overton's return to the PGA Tour a welcome moment for 3M Open

Friendship, hard work and a little bit of luck brought Jeff Overton, and his family, to the 3M Open this week — his first PGA Tour event in five years.