Coach Macklin is a character in Lake Placid: The Final Chapter. He is the coach of the Marshfield Swim Team. He assures Chloe that everything will be alright. He is outed as a coward after the crocodiles attack. Drew, Max, Elaine and Chloe go with Jim Bickerman but the coach won't get in the water to get to the boat. He climbs up the hill and is chased by a croc. It grabs him against a tree where his neck is stabbed by a branch. He is killed in mere minutes from blood loss. His body falls to the ground and is dragged off by the croc.