Staple joins the Chicago Sand Volleyball coaching staff and brings along with him a large amount of experience and knowledge.Christian was an integral part in the North Central Men's Volleyball's successful 2017 campaign, serving as the Graduate Assistant and helping lead the Cardinals to their first winning season.
Staple also serves as the Director of Program Development and 16U Lead Coach at Xcel Athletes/Hitmen Volleyball Club. In addition to his club volleyball experience, Staple leads the Plainfield Central Boy's Volleyball Team as the Varsity Head Coach. Previously, Staple was the boy's 17U club coach at Sports Performance Volleyball Club and boys 18U club coach at Hitmen Volleyball Club.Staple graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2013 with a bachelor of arts in communication with a minor in leadership studies. He will be pursuing a master's degree in leadership studies from North Central.