just ask your buddies, the ones you'll initially be stringing for, what they use/want. Order $75 or more worth of that, throw in a reel of Gosen, few sets of PSGD and turn on the NEON LIGHT!!
Microgel Radical MP (5), Cheap 16g Gut/ RedDevil 1.19 - 56/54# (among other setups)
Gamma 6004/WISE 2086