You've got one of the fastest reels on the planet. You should put it on a rod that deserves to have it. Ticas have their place, but this isn't it.
What are you going to be doing with the reel? Plugs, back bay, big weight n bait out front ????
"I just wanta play everyday despite small nagging injuries --
and go home to a woman who appreciates how full of crap I truly am"..... Crash Davis