Madie Gates
Mental Strength Coach


  • Mental performance coach for women's volleyball, women’s soccer, women's basketball, gymnastics and men’s and women’s golf
  • Works with athletes and teams to help them build mental skills that increase their performance


  • Works for Dr. Craig Manning's The Fearless Mind company
  • Consultant for the Milwaukee Bucks, mainly working with their G league team
  • Also consulted and performed corporate coaching within businesses
  • Been in development and coaching for 8 years
  • Has spent a lot of time learning from great mentors and applying the performance skills at the highest levels
  • Former Girls Director of Coaching for Utah Celtic FC, currently coaches the 2012 girls premier team.

Playing Career

  • Played in 74 games over four seasons for BYU soccer, totaling more than 2,802 minutes
  • Recorded six goals, three assists, and 79 shots
  • Played high school soccer at Sky View High School and club for La Roca FC


  • Gates graduated from BYU with a degree in family studies with minors in psychology and business. 


  • Married former BYU baseball player Riley Gates in 2018
  • Madie and Riley have a son that is almost 2-years old
  • Hometown: Logan, Utah
BYU Hall of Fame