Canadian soccer star visits Chilliwack

Canadian national women's soccer team member Melissa Tancredi visits Chilliwack's Minter Country Garden this afternoon.

Canadian women’s soccer player Melissa Tancredi is in Chilliwack this afternoon, stopping by Minter Country Garden to meet local fans.

The 30-year-old national team striker, who goes by the nickname Tank, will be there from 3 to 5 p.m., signing autographs.

Tancredi and her teammates just qualified for the 2012 London Summer Olympics, placing second at a CONCACAF qualifying tournament last week.