Mount Notre Dame was chosen as one of four elite volleyball program to be featured in the GEICO Girls Volleyball Invitational that will be aired on ESPN+ and ESPNU Oct. 8 and 9 from Chandler, Ariz.
Mount Notre Dame kicks off the tournament facing California's Marymount High School at 8 p.m. on ESPN+. Assumption High School from Kentucky and Hamilton High School from Arizona make up the rest of the field.
The losers of each match will play in the third-place game at 8 p.m. on Oct. 9 on ESPN+ while the championship match will air at 10:30 on ESPNU.
Mount Notre Dame has won 10 Ohio state titles and is 10-5 so far in 2021. The Cougars' first-round opponent, Marymount, is the No. 1 team in the country in the MaxPreps volleyball rankings. Louisville Assumption is also in the top 10 of the rankings.
The tournament is a part of the new ESPN Girls High School series which will feature similar tournaments for different sports in 2022.