ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Brainerd's Turena Johnson finished 20th and Johanna Olson of Wadena-Deer Creek was 45th in the U.S. Olympic Marathon trials Saturday.
Johnson finished at 2:40.58 and Olson at 2:46.59.
Colleen DeReuck won the event Saturday, passing favorite Deena Kastor with about two miles remaining and qualifying for her fourth Olympics, but first for the United States.
DeReuck finished in 2 hours, 28 minutes, 25 seconds and qualified for the Olympics for the first time since becoming a naturalized American citizen in 2000. She competed in her first three Olympics for her native South Africa.
Kastor was second in 2:29.38, and Jen Rhines was third in 2:29.57, securing the other two Olympic berths.
Kastor, whose qualifying time of 2:21 was seven minutes faster than anyone else in the field, faded after taking the lead from early pacesetter Blake Russell in the 18th mile.
Russell broke free after the first mile on the track at Washington University's Francis Field and led by more than a minute at the midpoint of the race before finishing fourth.
DeReuck finished second last year in the U.S. Marathon Championships, held on the same course.
The qualifying race, which paid $35,000 to the winner, $30,000 for second and $25,000 for third, was largely contested on a 6.88-mile loop course in Forest Park after a mile on the track at Francis Field.
The start was a historic nod to the 1904 Olympics, held in St. Louis, and the finish was at the site of the 1904 World's Fair.
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